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Bude, Cornwall: Sought-after by buyers and holiday makers alike

Bude, Cornwall: Sought-after by buyers and holiday makers alike

Stags LauncestonPiers Layburn, office and sales manager of Stags Launceston, writes a spotlight on Bude, Cornwall and discusses the Cornish coastline and the allure of a waterside lifestyle.

In search of the most desirable locations for properties in the West Country, Stags turns its gaze towards Bude, a charming coastal town perfectly positioned for summer activities. With its stunning waterside locations and vibrant coastal life, Bude stands out as a prime choice for those seeking both relaxation and adventure.

Cornwall, renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and coastal charm, is a highly sought-after area to both live and holiday, with Bude emerging as a frontrunner within the county. 

What makes Bude a popular choice with buyers?

Taking a closer look at the Bude area reveals a treasure trove of attractions that appeal to both residents and holidaymakers alike. From its historic harbour to its Victorian resort charm, Bude draws visitors from far and wide.

Surfing in cornwall

Bude's beaches stand out as the highlight of its splendour, offering beautiful sands, rolling waves and waters perfect for swimming, surfing, and sunbathing. Summerleaze Beach, Crooklets, and 'Middle' Beach are just a few of the idyllic spots where visitors can soak up the sun and enjoy the gentle rhythm of the waves. Just 3 miles south of the town is the wild expanse of Widemouth Bay, stretching nearly 2 miles. Exposed to the full power of the Atlantic, it's a favourite surf spot and boasts Blue Flag status with Blackrock Beach lying at its southern end, offering an abundance of rock pools and biodiverse marine life.

Summerleaze Beach, Bude

Cornish beaches

In essence, Bude's high ranking on buyers search lists reflects its allure, offering a harmonious blend of natural beauty, vibrant coastal life, and diverse leisure opportunities.

Little Roskear, Crackington Haven
Guide price £375,000

Property for sale bude

Just down the coast from Bude is Crackington Haven, a village nestled within the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which boasts rugged cliffs and sandy shores. Marketed by our Stags Launceston office is Little Roskear, an immaculately presented 2-bedroom, semi-detached property which lies within this sought-after location and benefits from a lovely garden, off road parking and far reaching coastal views. 


Rose Bank, Bush
Guide price £399,950

Properties for sale Cornwall

Another property just a few miles from Bude is Rose Bank, a spacious dormer bungalow offering flexible accommodation. The impressive gardens extend in all to just under an acre and provide an area of tranquillity with a summerhouse, range of mature trees, shrubs, ponds, workshop and garage. For more information on either of the properties listed, contact one of the team Stags Launceston team on 01566 774999.

As the local waterside property experts, Stags is uniquely placed to help you find your dream home or intelligently market and sell your waterside property. Whether you're considering selling your home or seeking the perfect waterside property, our team is here to guide you every step of the way. 

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Properties featured were available at the time of writing this article: 07/03/24