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Tel code: 01392 | code search
Postcode: EX5 | code search
Population: 900
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Folk Customs:
Burning the Ashen Faggot
Hatherleigh Carnival Tar Barrels
Kingsteignton Ram Roast
Passing the Port
Pretty Maidís Charity
Tar Barrels & Rock Cannons of Ottery
The Barnstaple Shilling
Turning the Devilís Stone

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Thorverton Arms
"Good Points: Lovely pub in a beautiful village. Nice room and good breakfast. Bad Points: The shower curtain in the bath clung to body.

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Thorverton is a Devonshire village set in the beautiful Exe Valley, with cobbled streets, thatched cottages, and a stream that gently meanders itís way through this ancient village thatís home to nine hundred people. Walkers will happily explore the miles of countryside with unforgettable scenery, tired feet may wish to try the three Coaching Inns, a pleasing legacy from centuries past, or perhaps take a look at the impressive church whose architecture is mainly 15th Century, for architecture on a grander scale Exeter Cathedral is nearby and wonít fail to impress all who gaze. Possibly the promise of a Medieval cob and thatched cottage will tempt a visit to Markers Cottage where interesting treasures wait to be seen, or there is always Clyston Mill, an enchanting working water mill set on the banks of the River Clyst. Why not travel back in time at Budlake Old Post Office where itís 1950ís all the way, or younger visitors have the choice of play areas, a model village, or the thrill of riding a steam train at the Devon Railway Centre, or for an eclectic mix of costumes, machinery, and even a Blacksmiths Forge Tiverton Museum of Devon Life has it all.


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Thorverton Arms (0.12 miles)

Thorverton Arms

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The Thorverton Arms is a 16th century coaching inn and is located in the centre of the beautiful village of Thorverton in Devon. We are ... More

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The Silverton Inn (2.04 miles)

The Silverton Inn
The Silverton Inn is a family-run free house located in the centre of the picturesque Mid Devon village of Silverton, just a few miles from Devon's capital city, Exeter. We are ideally situated for holidays, ... More | visit website
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Thorverton Arms (2.16 miles)

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The Thorverton Arms is a 16th century coaching inn with an award winning restaurant and is located in the centre of the beautiful village of Thorverton in Devon. We are ... More

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Bickleigh Castle (2.99 miles)

Bickleigh Castle

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One of Devon's most beautiful wedding venues and bed and breakfast breaks, this 14th century castle nestles in a valley surrounded by 30 acres of lush green land.

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Barton Cross Hotel (3.03 miles)

Barton Cross Hotel
Barton Cross, set in Devon countryside, is an excellent venue for touring Devon. Just five miles from Exeter city centre it is only one hour's drive from the bustle of Torbay, the serenity of Dartmoor ... More | visit website
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Culm Vale Country House (3.22 miles)

Culm Vale Country House
We have been offering Bed & Breakfast accommodation in our Family-run Victorian Country House for over 20 years. The accommodation is very spacious and comfortable. We have four rooms, one of which is ensuite whilst the ... More | visit website
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Fishermans Cot (3.43 miles)

Fishermans Cot

The Fisherman's Cot, nestling on the banks of the River Exe at Bickleigh, is one of the most picturesque inns in the South of England. Its superb location makes it an all-year-round choice for locals ... More | visit website

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Devon Wine School (4.22 miles)

Devon Wine School

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The Devon Wine School is just a wonderful place to stay and enjoy good wine and food, with 2 very comfortable en-suite double rooms offering Gold Award 5 Star B&B ... More

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The Coach House (4.57 miles)

The Coach House
A nineteenth century coach house sympathetically adapted to provide comfortable guest accommodation. A twin and single room, both en-suite, with kitchen/diner provides self-contained accommodation , self-catering. There are other twin-bedded rooms, with continental type breakfasts, ... More | visit website
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Holland Hall (4.98 miles)

Holland Hall

Holland Hall is a stunning modern residence with a glass fronted dining room with panoramic views over the Exe Estuary. Holland Hall is only 1Ĺ miles from the City Centre and is approx a 20 ... More | visit website

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