Tawcroft, 6 Riverton Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 3TY
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Find your dream home at Tawcroft in North Devon

Tawcroft is a fantastic new development located in the market town of Barnstaple, Devon. The town offers great restaurants, lively bars, well-known high street shops, as well as independent boutiques, leisure activities and other amenities. Tawcroft provides all the comforts a small town has to offer as well as being close to the coast, making it a great place for you to call home.

Barnstaple is served by the North Devon Link Road providing a direct link to the M5 at Tiverton. It's also at the start of the Atlantic Highway, a scenic coastal route that runs all the way to Bude in Cornwall. This is a great area for achieving a work life balance. You've got the surfing beaches of Saunton Sands, Croyde and Woolacombe to the north. To the south west you'll find the glorious beaches of Instow and Westward Ho! and the dramatic scenery of the Hartland Peninsula.

Wide variety of shops and amenities on the doorstep
Excellent commuter links
Good choice schools in the local area

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Lots to do out and about

Living at Tawcroft means that you can make the most of countryside and coastal living. For a relaxing stroll, you can take a short drive and walk around Fremington Quay or along Barnstaple's waterside. Situated south-west of Barnstaple's town centre, Tawcroft is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and you can get close to the wildlife of the River Taw. Barnstaple is perfect for fun days out with ice skating, bowling, and Air Extreme - an award-winning trampoline park. One of the best pastimes in the area is surfing, at Saunton, Croyde and Woolacombe's fantastic beaches.

Ideal location for schools

There are several schools located in and around the development, including Fremington Community Primary & Nursery School, Sticklepath Community School, Pilton Community College and Braunton School and Community College.

Excellent commuter links

Tawcroft is approximately 8 minutes away from Barnstaple by car and is close to the A361 which links with the M5. Barnstaple's train station is one mile from Tawcroft, with trains to Exeter taking an hour. Exeter airport, an hour away by car, offers both domestic and international flights. The development also benefits from being close to the frequent bus routes into Barnstaple and the surrounding areas. The Atlantic Highway, the A39, follows the North Devon coast to Cornwall, with fantastic beaches along the way at Instow and Westward Ho!


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