There is a good selection of places to visit and
things to do depending on your interests. We have listed a few
below. We will provide a more comprehensive list on request and
if needed a special “what to do in wet weather” suggestion
list. We will also endeavour to provide a diary of local events
that could be incorporated into your visit.
National Trust properties www.nationaltrust.org.uk
We are within 30 mins of two outstanding National Trust properties
Knightshayes Court, Tiverton
A Victorian country house with richly decorated interiors and
garden with outstanding plants . Particular interest is the
amazing walled vegetable garden.
Killerton , Broadclyst, Exeter EX5 3LE
A fine 18th Century house with a costume collection , hillside
garden and Estate.
www.hestercombe.com near Taunton is a charitable trust which
looks after a unique collection of three gardens including
one designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens with planting by Gertrude
Great Coastal locations within approx 30 mins travel are Beer,
Lyme Regis , Sidmouth and Branscombe.
East Devon AONB: (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty)
www.The Blackdown-hills.net is an excellent site which includes
a diary of events for planning a visit or looking for something