Barnstaple EX31 3XD

Move in for Christmas. Reserve by 31st October and take advantage of our festive Christmas 1, 2, 3 offers^* including a luxury hamper**.

Discover our stunning collection of 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3 and 4 bedroom houses for sale in Barnstaple. Montbray is close to both the town centre and the beautiful seaside resorts of Woolacombe and Ilfracombe on the North Devon coastline.

Why buy at Montbray

  • Close to a number of local amenities, including supermarkets, restaurants, and gym facilities
  • Excellent travel links are afforded by a close proximity to the A39 and A377 offering easy access to Exeter within an hour and a quarter
  • A number of Ofsted-rated ‘Good’ schools within a short distance
  • Buy with just 5% deposit and 75% mortgage with Help to Buy*, or with Part Exchange† and Assisted Move‡, we can help you sell your home.

To find out more about making one of our new houses for sale in Barnstaple your new dream home, contact our Sales Executives today to arrange your viewing.

Are you a key worker – teacher, police officer, nurse or are you serving in the armed forces? We have tailored packages specifically designed to help you to buy your first or next home click here.

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The development is located close to Barnstaple town centre and borders the Roundswell and Bickington areas of the town, with all the amenities they have to offer. Within less than a mile of the new homes you will find a good number of amenities including a post office and convenience store, a number of pubs, a Sainsbury’s supermarket and several other household name retail outlets.

For those who enjoy sport, Barnstaple has football, rugby, cricket and archery clubs. Families with children will be within easy reach of a number of Ofsted-rated schools. For commuters, Exeter is an hour and a quarter away by road, while Barnstaple railway station has services to Exeter and Exmouth. With all this, plus the beautiful Devon and north Cornish coastlines to explore whenever you want, a new home at Montbray could be the perfect move for you.

Available homes at Montbray


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Barnstaple: A charming town steeped in history

Located close to the spectacular north Devon and Cornish coastlines you will find this stylish development of new homes. Barnstaple dates back to the 11th Century and is thought to be the oldest borough in the UK

From the 14th Century it became a key wool exporter and still preserves its medieval layout and character. The popular Barnstaple Pannier Market is also one of the largest indoor markets in Britain. With a wide range of stalls offering everything from fresh local produce to flowers and crafts, prints and pictures, fashion and more, it is popular with residents and visitors alike.

Our new property for sale in Barnstaple offers the best of both worlds, with an array of amenities located nearby, while the beautiful coastlines and countryside of Devon and north Cornwall are also within easy reach.

Those looking to eat out will be spoilt for choice, with a variety of pubs and restaurants within walking distance. Art and culture lovers are also well-catered for, with a cinema and museum not far away. Sports fans will find several leisure centres with swimming pools and gyms nearby, along with football, tennis, rugby and cricket clubs. For keen anglers, the River Taw Estuary is the ideal spot for some fishing. Those looking to enjoy nature can explore the pretty North Devon Heritage Coast with its quaint beaches and tranquil harbours. And for families, there are Ofsted rated schools for all age groups.

What’s close to Barnstaple?

Around 15 miles away from these new apartments and houses for sale in Barnstaple is the pretty seaside resort of Ilfracombe on the North Devon coastline, a charming parish with a small harbour surrounded by cliffs. Walkers can follow the coastline from Hele Bay eastwards or westwards along the Torrs to Lee Bay. The landmark of Hillsborough Hill dominates the harbour and is also the site of an Iron Age fortified settlement. Other attractions and sites of interest include the Ilfracombe Museum and aquarium and the scenic Bicclescombe Park. Those looking to take in the magnificent coastal landscapes and local wildlife – including seals, porpoises and dolphins - can also enjoy a cruise on board the Ilfracombe Princess, which departs from the town quay.

Just 8.6 miles away from the development is the attractive port town of Bideford, located on the estuary of the River Torridge. Bideford has a picturesque waterfront where the river starts to widen to form the estuary. Features for visitors to enjoy include the historic arched stone bridge which links the town with its neighbouring village East the Water, its small shops and narrow streets and the charming villages of Appledore, Instow and Clovelly nearby. Appledore is home to the North Devon Maritime Museum, where several ship owners have lived over the last 200 years. Visitors can learn about the area’s rich shipbuilding and seafaring history through a variety of exhibitions, displays, paintings and photographs.

Popular Woolacombe is situated around 14 miles away from these new homes, in the heart of the North Devon Heritage Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village’s award-winning sandy beach is 3 miles long and over the years has been continually recognised as one of the best in Europe. The area is popular with surfers and those looking to learn the sport can take lessons on the beach. Woolacombe itself is a lively village with a relaxed atmosphere and a wide variety of pubs, restaurants and cafes to enjoy. A range of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages are also on offer at the Golden Coast Holiday Park, where visitors can enjoy swimming, bodyboarding, climbing and adventure golf.

Local Schools & Education

Those with children will find a good choice of Ofsted-rated ‘Good’ schools close to these new homes. Barnstaple offers a high quality of education for all age groups. For very young children, St Michael’s Nursery is just over a mile from home. Primary-age children can attend Sticklepath Community School, a five minute drive away, or Shirwell Community Primary School, which is around 7 minutes away by car.

For older students, the Ofsted-rated Park Community School is around seven minutes’ drive from home, and provides education for 11-16 year olds. The independent West Buckland School is 10.6 miles away and offers day and boarding places for three to 18-year-olds.

The Petroc college (‘Good’) is a five minute drive away, and caters for 16 - 19 year olds.

Transport & Travel

For commuters, getting out and about is easy from these new houses for sale in Barnstaple. Simple connections to the A39 allow for easy access to Bideford, via the A386 (8.6 miles), then follows the coastline south into Cornwall, via Bude and towards Polzeath, Padstow and Newquay. In the other direction, the road also serves Exmoor National Park.

The A377 allows for longer journeys to destinations including Exeter (42 miles), with connecting roads providing access to Newton Abbot, Torquay and Paignton. Plymouth is also accessible via the A386 (60 miles).

Barnstaple railway station is around a 10 minute drive from home, and provides regular services to Exeter (1 hour and 5 minutes) and Exmouth (1 hour and 32 minutes).

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^* £3,000 John Lewis voucher, moving costs contribution up to £2,000 and legal fees contribution up to a maximum of £1,000 with be paid on completion. **The luxury Christmas hamper will be presented to the purchaser on exchange in readiness for completion. Any legal expenses incurred as a result of not proceeding to legal completion will not be covered. Offer only available on selected homes and on reservations up to 16.11.2019 and legal completions by 20.12.19. Not in conjunction with any other offer.

^Stamp Duty Land Tax contribution up to a maximum of £3,000 (excluding investment or second home purchases) ^*moving costs contribution up to £2,000 and **legal fees contribution up to a maximum of £1,000. Any legal expenses incurred as a result of not proceeding to legal completion will not be covered. Offer only available on selected homes and on reservations up to 31.08.2019. Not in conjunction with any other offer.

All images are used for illustrative purposes only and are representative only. They may not be the same as the actual home you purchase and the specification may differ. Images may be of a slightly different model of home and may include optional upgrades and extras which involve additional cost. Individual features such as windows, brick, carpets, paint and other material colours may vary and also the specification of fittings may vary. Any furnishings and furniture are not included in any sale. Please check with our sales representatives for details of the exact specifications available at the development(s) for each type of home and the associated prices.