Project Description


The built-in sunken seating area lies adjacent to the beach and has a contemporary fire pit, there’s also a shower and decked boardwalk to the beach.

Architectural features include several decked terraces with a selection of fabulous windows ranging from porthole to narrow landscape to floor to ceiling glazing and bi fold doors.

There’s also an exterior spiral staircase and amazing angular structural details on all three floors, offering great flexibility and diversity.

The landscaping design was the work of multi-award-winner Jo Thompson , Gold Medal winner at the Chelsea Flower show 2010 and the Sea Gem garden has already won the award for Best Rural Garden 2011 from the New Homes Gardens Awards.


Sea Gem is the first truly contemporary design on Camber’s shoreline, featuring modern clean lines, state-of-the-art glass, natural limestone, solid oak floors, a professionally designed coastal garden by Jo Thompson, and an interior scheme by Caroline Robinson.

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Sea Gem is available for film, tv and photo shoots and may be hired for location work in half or full days. Perfect for film, tv, and photo shoots, the house is large enough to accommodate your whole shoot team and we have an experienced location manager on site to make sure that all aspects of your day run smoothly.

Camber beach is a well known filming location, having recently featured in two major films “Monuments’ Men” and “The Invisible Woman”.
It also doubled as the Sahara in a Carry On film, witnessed a Dalek invasion in Dr Who, and been the invasion beach in “Dunkirk”.

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We stayed at Sea Gem for several nights and found it to be stunning in many ways. Situated right on the beach the incredible views along the shore line are mesmerising. Each shift of light is caught on the water and along with it you are left with magical memories of sun sparkling on the water. Early morning walks along….
Ross B, TripAdvisor
Arriving up a very pot holed gravel track to the back of the house I was really worried that our dream weekend would not live up to expectations but how wrong I was. The house was stunning and the views of the beach and sea totally amazing. Wherever you are in the house the design allows you to bring the…
Debbie D, TripAdvisor
My husband and I and a few friends came here for a birthday weekend and it was just perfect. The feel of the house when you walk in the door is amazing and there is so much attention to detail. Each of the 4 rooms are unique with their own style. The showers are huge, the beds are luxurious, the…
Helen B, TripAdvisor



Julie O’Shaughnessy, Seascape,
20 The Suttons, Camber, East Sussex,
TN31 7SA

Telephone: +44 (0) 1797 224754
Mobile: +44 (0) 777 9474332


Nearest Airport: Gatwick 50 miles
Nearest Ferry: Dover 20 miles
Nearest Train: Rye 4 miles
Nearest Motorway: M20 Junction 10 – 20 miles