English Heritage Castles of Devon


Overview

Castles of Devon – Experience a day out with a difference at the Castles of Devon.

Totnes Castle
Is a focal point of Totnes and stands as a mighty legacy to the power of the Normans. It is one of the best surviving examples of an early Norman motte and bailey castle.

Berry Pomeroy Castle
Tucked away in a deep wooded valley, and reputed to be one of the most haunted castles in England.

Dartmouth Castle
Discover the castle’s colourful history including how it was besieged during the Civil War.


Location


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Social Fabric

Social Fabric is a modern, fun craft shop and workshop space in Totnes. They sell gorgeous yarns, fabrics, kits, books, haberdashery and more! You can also learn new skills or dust down old ones here but not in the way you learnt to sew at school! They are relaxed, friendly and their workshops are informal but they all produce stunning results.

They teach the age-old arts of knitting, crochet, quilting and dressmaking but in a very 21st century way. They also make loads of lovely lampshades... either with you in a class or for you as a bespoke service. This is a truly creative, community space. Do drop in and see what's going on!

Open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am to 5pm

Firefly

Firefly, at the top of Totnes high street is a family business. Started from scratch making jewellery from shells on Greek beaches. Now a mini emporium selling a bright and beautiful array of ethnically inspired fashion ware, accessories, jewellery, homewares, luscious textiles and much more. Literally something for everyone whatever your age or taste. Firefly a rare gem, a beautiful place to shop!

The Totnes Wine Company

They stock an extensive and unique range of wines plus spirits and locally produced craft ales.

They are the only shop in Totnes to stock the full range from local producer, Sharpham Wines. The wines make the perfect souvenir to remember your stay.