Houses for Sale in Torquay

Living in a seaside town on the English Channel

Our new homes are located in a particularly beautiful part of the world. Perfectly situated in Paignton with its easily accessible beachfront, and just 6 miles from the bustle of Torquay town centre.

Why make Torquay your home?

Better known as the ‘English Riviera’, Torquay and its surrounding area is a beautiful place to put down roots. From its traditional seaside town feel to arts and culture, continental restaurants, cocktail bars, and plethora of shops, Torquay has something to offer for all ages.

Our new houses for sale in Torquay are close to an incredibly high number of top-quality attractions. The whole family can choose from water-based activities such as paddle-boarding and sea fishing or a trip to a world-class zoo, a historic abbey, or a prehistoric experience at Dinosaur World – to name just a few! For history enthusiasts, Torquay has a remarkable history and heritage. Historic attractions such as Torquay Museum, which includes a permanent Agatha Christie Gallery, provides an original day out. For those Agatha Christie fans, her famous National Trust famous riverside residence ‘Greenway’ is a scenic journey back through her world.

For families with smaller children, there is a whole host of entertaining experiences in Torquay. Ranging from an indoor soft play area, Play Cafe – for those rainy days, to the Waves Leisure Pool which offers waterslides and fun activities for all ages.

Our houses for sale in Torquay offer something particularly special for the walkers in the family; Torquay’s breath-taking landscape now has UNESCO designated Global Geopark status (one of only seven in the UK!). This brings global geological interest to the area and protects the cultural landscape and history for future generations. The Geopark stretches across the entire 22-mile coastline of the English Riviera and covers three geological time periods, providing many beautiful and interesting walks along the coast.

Getting in, around and out of Torquay

Situated just 19 miles south of the M5 Exeter, our property for sale in Torquay is very easily accessible from a number of towns and cities. Bristol is just under 2 hours away by car, and Bath and Cardiff can be accessed in just over 2 hours on the M5 northbound. Heading further North, the M5 also provides routes from Torquay to Cheltenham, Worcester, and Birmingham. The A38 is just a 30-minute drive from Torquay and gives easy access to the city of Plymouth, just 30 miles South West, and Exeter just over 20 miles North East.

Torquay also benefits from an excellent railway service, with easy links to major cities such as Plymouth (just over 1 hour), Bristol (under 2 hours), London Paddington (approximately 3 hours) and Birmingham (three and a half hours). National Express coaches also offer good value tickets from various cities such as Plymouth and London too.

For flights, Exeter International Airport is situated just over 26 miles away. Bristol airport is just over 90 mins in the car via the M5, and London Heathrow Airport is located just over 3 hours away from Torquay, providing regular international flights.

Locally, there are plenty of options for navigating around including taxis, regular buses and even ferries between Torquay, Paignton, and Brixham.

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.