Explore the pretty villages of South Devon

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Overview

Discover charming seaside hamlets and quaint villages with cobbled streets, chocolate box cottages and traditional pubs – there are several places near Totnes waiting to be explored.


ROUTE 1

Ashprington
A very attractive, unified village with grey stone cottages, 15th-century church and local pub.

Tuckenhay
Once an important industrial village, now a delightful waterside retreat with two inns.

Cornworthy
Set amidst rolling hills on the way to Dittisham, it’s home to the ruins of a delightful Medieval nunnery.

Stoke Gabriel
A popular village on the River Dart. Traditionally known for its salmon fishery and apple orchards. Also known as a ‘crabbing’ hotspot.

Dittisham
A wonderful picturesque village with steep narrow streets winding high above the River Dart. dittisham.org.uk


ROUTE 2

Harberton
Classic Devon village with a mix of newer homes alongside the old church and pub. harbertondevon.co.uk

Harbertonford
Once a mill village, it has a traditional post office and a pleasant riverside area. harbertonford.org

Halwell
Between Dartmouth and Kingsbridge, with an inn by the church and an ancient hill fort.


ROUTE 3

Dartington
Just north of Totnes town and best known for its association with nearby Dartington Hall.

Staverton
Riverside walks by the Dart, a renowned Inn and the often filmed picturesque steam railway station.

Broadhempston
Lying deep in the countryside with an interesting church and lively pubs. broadhempston.com

Littlehempston
Situated deep in a valley, with fl owing streams, pretty stone cottages and two local pubs.



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