Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3
A stunning period gem with far reaching views.
Mount Howe is a fine Grade II Listed house, situated in an elevated position on the edge of the sought after estuary town of Topsham, surrounded by over three acres of beautifully landscaped gardens with views to the mouth of the Exe Estuary and access to Topsham’s Strand This attractive and substantial semi-detached house, that dates from the early 1800’s, sits at the top of a private lane and enjoys far reaching views over its gardens towards the mouth of the Exe Estuary. The property is conveniently located, being within walking distance of Topsham’s Strand and having easy access to all that the area has to offer, whilst also being within easy reach of the cathedral city of Exeter and excellent communication links to London and the Midlands. The house is in excellent order throughout, retaining many original features including sash windows, decorative cornicing and architraves and open fireplaces. The building is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens of approximately 3.4 acres and provides spacious and well-presented accommodation, arranged over four floors including a cellar. There is also an opportunity to create a self-contained annexe within the house by separating the rear wing, if required. In addition to the accommodation within the main house, there is a detached one bedroomed staff flat, which adjoins the triple garage. The gardens surrounding the property enjoy much privacy and have been beautifully landscaped, including large areas of lawn, ornamental ponds, a kitchen garden and orchard. There is also a tennis court, summer house, hot tub terrace, and a fantastic croquet lawn. At the bottom of the garden, there is private access to a lane which leads to Topsham’s Strand.