Water's Edge

Barracks Road, Fremington, Devon, EX31 3GA

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About Water's Edge

Water's Edge is set overlooking the River Taw in the beautiful village of Fremington in North Devon, close to Barnstaple. It boasts great views over the surrounding countryside and is an ideal location to live near to the coast but close enough to commute to Barnstaple. With a choice of 2, 3, and 4 bedroom homes Water's Edge is ideal for both first time buyers and families who are seeking a quality new home within a rural community in the beautiful Devon countryside.

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Getting around
Water's Edge offers easy access to the A377 to Exeter and the A361 to Taunton which both connect with the M5. Following the A39 south takes you along the coastal roads towards Bideford and Bude (approximately 6 miles and 30 miles away). There is a local bus service from the village and the train station at Barnstaple is on The Tarka Line that provides a rail link with Exeter and the mainline which is also accessible at Tiverton Parkway station.

A trip to the shops
There are local shops in Fremington including two supermarkets, a Post Office and chemist. Barnstaple offers a wider range of shops including the Green Lanes Shopping Centre with over 40 outlets and the historic Panier Market with everything from arts and crafts, local produce and antiques and collectables on offer. There are also a number of restaurants, bars, a cinema and theatre in Barnstaple. For city lovers Exeter is just over an hour away with its Princesshay and Guildhall shopping centres both offering excellent ranges of retail outlets. Boutiques and specialist shops can be found in the Castle and West Quarters.

Taking time out
Unwind with Fremington's breathtaking views of the River Taw and Fremington Quay in a rural setting right on your doorstep. The beautiful and historic St Peter's church is located to the north of the village. Fremington Quay, once a busy shipping yard, has now been redeveloped and has restaurants and other facilities to enjoy the views over the Taw estuary conservation area. Take walks along the picture perfect River Taw and the Tarka Trail, stopping to have lunch at the well-known Quay Café. The stunning Devon coastline is within easy reach for those who enjoy the outdoor life with the beautiful beaches of Saunton Sands, Woolacombe and Croyde around half an hour away.

Education
Fremington has a nursery and primary school located near the town centre. There are also a number of schools and community colleges located in Barnstaple such as Sticklepath Primary School and Pilton Community College.



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From the M5 J27

  • From junction 27 take the exit signed Tiverton and Barnstaple A361
  • Follow the A361 through Tiverton to Barnstaple
  • At the Portmore Roundabout take the 1st exit (signed Bideford/Bude A39)
  • Continue along the A361
  • At the Bishops Tawton roundabout take the 2nd exit (signed Bideford/Bude A39)
  • At the Lake roundabout take the 2nd exit signed Barnstaple A361
  • (now follow the directions from Barnstaple)

From Barnstaple

  • At Sticklepath junction take the 1st exit (A3215) signed Sticklepath
  • At the mini roundabout take the 2nd exit (B3233) signed Instow
  • At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit B3233 signed Instow and Fremington
  • Continue on Bickington Road/Mill Hill
  • Drive up Church Hill and turn right immediately opposite the shops towards the Church
  • Follow this road around and you will find Water's Edge

From Bideford

  • After crossing the Torridge Bridge A39, take left-hand slip road signed Barnstaple
  • At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the B3233, through Instow and Yelland
  • Follow Church Hill and turn left immediately opposite the shops towards the Church
  • Follow this road around and you will find Water's Edge
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Sally & Marian

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 10am - 5pm

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