Smugglers Steps, 19 Fore Street, Ilfracombe, North Devon EX34 9DJ

  • Guide Price £215,000.00
Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, UK
  • Apartment
  • Property Type
For Sale

Smugglers Steps, 19 Fore Street, Ilfracombe, North Devon EX34 9DJ

Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, UK
  • Guide Price £215,000.00


Located just 200 Yards from Ilfracombe’s picturesque Harbour area is this fantastic character apartment set over 2 floors with wonderful roof garden and views towards the Harbour.

Dating back Circa 150 years is this most desirable second and third floor, 2 bedroom apartment with a wealth of character features throughout. The apartments location makes it an ideal main residence or alternativley holiday let/bolt hole lock up and leave, being just approximately 200 yards from Ilfracombe picturesque Harbour area and within just 100 yards of a car park.

From the road is a communal entrance with just one other property, steps then lead up to the second floor and into the property itself. The private roof garden is also accessed from the communal entrance. Once you enter the apartment you immediately have a feel for the character throughout. On this floor is the kitchen, dining area, bathroom, 2 bedrooms and an additional utility space, further steps then take you on to the cosy lounge.

From the front aspect are views towards capstone and sea. Undoubtably one of this properties key features is its roof terrace with views looking down towards Damien Hirsts ‘Verity’ statue and the picturesque Harbour area..

The property is offered for sale with no onward chain. We understand there is no restriction on both long term and holiday letting within the building, also that pets are permitted.

Agents Note:
Each of the 3 flats has a share of the freehold which is vested within the management company there are 964 years remaining on the lease. The current service charge is £30 per month which also covers the building insurance costs.

Please note due to the age and character of this building all measurements and floorplan are very much just a general idea/guide.

Ilfracombe town offers a variety of independent shops along with larger supermarkets both in and out of town including Lidl, Tesco and Co-Op with further shops, art galleries, restaurants and bars within the area. The picturesque seafront and harbour area is where the renowned artist Damien Hirst influence can be found along with his 60ft ‘Verity’ statue at the harbour entrance. In addition is the exciting new water hub and café making the harbour area a hive of activity.
North Devon has a wealth of simply stunning golden sand beaches and has long been a mecca for British surfers. The area has recently been declared a ‘world surfing reserve’, one of just 12 places on the planet along with the Australia’s Golden Coast and Malibu in California. In addition Exmoor National Park offers breath taking scenery with miles and miles of walks.

Barnstaple, North Devon’s main trading centre is approximately 12 miles away with many of the big name shops and rail link to the intercity network at Tiverton.

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Whether your home is on the market, or you’re just thinking about selling, now or in the future, and you’d just like some advice, we’d love to help!

Andrew Carr Sales

Nicola Draper Lettings

  • Area Ilfracombe


Updated on February 13, 2024 at 11:40 am
  • Price: Guide Price £215,000.00
  • Property Type: Apartment
  • Property Status: For Sale

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