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Devon Property Amenities

Schools

There are 367 schools and 7 Pupil Referral Units throughout Devon. Of these 367 schools 320 are primaries, 37 are secondary schools and 10 are special schools. See local government site for details.

 

Public Schools

West Buckland School, Barnstaple (01598 760281). Co-educational, age range 11-18, day and boarding. Associated preparatory school.
Shebbear College, Beaworthy (01409 281228). Co-educational, age range 3-18, day and boarding.
Grenville College, Bideford (01237 472212). Co-educational, age range 3-18, day and boarding.
Bramdean Grammar School, Exeter (01392 273387). Co- educational, age range 11-18, day and boarding. Associated preparatory school.
Exeter School (01392 273679). Co- educational, age range 7-18, day.
The Maynard School, Exeter (01392 273417). Girls only, ages 7-18, day.
Plymouth College (01752 203300). Co- educational, age range 7-18, day and boarding.
Kelly College, Tavistock (01822 612010). Co-educational, age range 11-18, day and boarding. Associated preparatory school.
Blundell's School, Tiverton (01884 252543). Co-educational, age range 13-18, day and boarding.

 

Leisure

 

Golf courses:

Saunton, Braunton (01271 812436). Royal North Devon, Westward Ho! (01237 473824). For all other golf courses in Devon see Golf Today website.

 

Hunts:

At Tiverton, Dartmoor, South Devon, The Spooners and West Dartmoor, East Devon, Stevenstone, Lamerton, Eggesford, Dulverton East, Dulverton West and Tetcott.

Yacht clubs:

 

North Devon Yacht Club, Brixham Yacht Club, Royal Dart Yacht Club, Royal Western Yacht Club of England, Island Cruising Club at Salcombe and the Royal Torbay Yacht Club.

Fishing:

On rivers Exe, Otter, Teign, Taw and Torridge.

 

National Trust Sites:

 

  • A La Ronde, Devon - Quirky 18th-century house with fascinating interior decoration and collections
  • Arlington Court & The National Trust's Carriage Collection, Devon - Intimate and intriguing Regency house, set in extensive estate, and impressive collection of horse-drawn vehicles
  • Bradley, Devon - Delightful small medieval manor house surrounded by woods and meadows
  • Branscombe -- The Old Bakery, Manor Mill & Forge, Devon - Charming vernacular buildings with mill and forge restored to working order
  • Buckland Abbey, Devon - 700-year-old buildings with fine 16th-century Great Hall, associated with Elizabethan seafarers Drake and Grenville
  • Castle Drogo, Devon - The 'last castle to be built in England', set above the Teign Gorge with dramatic views over Dartmoor
  • The Church House, Devon - Fine two-storey granite building dating from c.1540
  • Coleton Fishacre, Devon - Arts & Crafts-style house with elegant Art Deco-influenced interior, set amid gardens in a spectacular coastal setting
  • Compton Castle, Devon - Dramatic fortified manor house
  • Finch Foundry, Devon - Fascinating 19th-century water-powered forge in working order
  • Greenway, Devon -Glorious woodland garden on the banks of the Dart estuary
  • West Exmoor Coast, Devon - Towering cliffs, secluded coves and a beautiful wooded valley within Exmoor National Park
  • Killerton, Devon - Fine 18th-century house with costume collection, hillside garden and estate
  • Knightshayes Court, Devon - Victorian country house with richly decorated interiors and garden with outstanding plant collection
  • Loughwood Meeting House, Devon - 17th-century thatched Baptist meeting house
  • Lundy, Devon - Unspoilt island, home to a fascinating array of wildlife amidst dramatic scenery
  • Lydford Gorge, Devon - Spectacular river gorge and waterfall
  • Killerton: Marker's Cottage, Devon - Thatched medieval cob house with interesting interior
  • The Old Mill, Devon - Former mill house
  • Overbeck's, Devon - Luxuriant coastal garden surrounding elegant Edwardian house with diverse collections
  • Saltram, Devon - Magnificent Georgian house with opulent Robert Adam interiors, gardens, follies and landscaped parkland
  • Shute Barton, Devon - Medieval manor house with later architectural features
  • Watersmeet, Devon - Dramatic river gorge and ancient woodlands near the rocky north Devon coast
  • Killerton: Clyston Mill, Devon - Water-powered grain mill in working order
  • Killerton: Budlake Old Post Office Room, Devon - Charming example of a 1950s Post Office Room with cottage garden

 

Tourist Attractions:

 

  • Paignton Zoo Environmental Park Totnes Road, Paignton, Devon TQ4 7EU Tel: 01803 697500
  • Seaton Tramway Harbour Rd, Seaton, Devon EX12 2NQ Tel: 01297 20375
  • Living Coasts Torquay Harbour, Beacon Quay, Torquay, Devon TQ1 2BG Tel: 01803 202470
  • National Marine Aquarium Rope Walk, Coxside, Plymouth, Devon PL4 0LF Tel: 01752 600301
  • Golden Hind Museum Ship Inner Harbour, The Quay, Brixham, Devon TQ5 8AW Tel: 01803 856223
  • Atlantis Atlantic Village,Clovelly Rd, Bideford, Devon EX39 3QU Tel: 01237 478888
  • Babbacombe Cliff Railway Beach Rd, Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon TQ1 3LY Tel: 01803 328750
  • Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park Combe Martin, Ilfracombe, Devon EX34 0NG Tel: 01271 882486
  • Paignton & Dartmouth Steam Railway Queens Park Station, Torbay Rd, Paignton, Devon TQ4 6AF Tel: 01803 555872
  • Watermouth Castle Ilfracombe, Devon EX34 9SL Tel: 01271 863879
  • Crealy Adventure Park Sidmouth Rd, Clyst St. Mary, Exeter, Devon EX5 1DR Tel: 01395 233200
  • Woodlands Leisure Park Blackawton, Totnes, Devon TQ9 7DQ Tel: 01803 712598
  • World of Country Life Westdown Lane, Sandy Bay, Exmouth, Devon EX8 5BY Tel: 01395 274533
  • Pecorama Underleys, Beer, Seaton, Devon EX12 3NA Tel: 01297 21542
  • Seashore Centre Tanners Rd, Goodrington, Paignton, Devon TQ4 6LP Tel: 01803 528841
  • Prickly Ball Farm & Hedgehog Hospital Denbury Rd, East Ogwell, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 6BZ Tel: 01626 362319
  • Miniature Pony & Animal Farm Wormhill Farm, North Bovey, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ13 8RG Tel: 01647 432400
  • The Plymouth Mayflower Centre 3, The Barbican, Plymouth, Devon PL1 2LR Tel: 01752 306330
  • Devon Railway Centre The Old Station, Bickleigh, Tiverton, Devon EX16 8RG Tel: 01884 855671
  • Diggerland Willand, Cullompton, Devon EX15 2PE Tel: 01884 839373
  • The Milkyway Adventure Park Higher Clovelly, Bideford, Devon EX39 5RY Tel: 01237 431255
  • Babbacombe Model Village Hampton Avenue, Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon TQ1 3LA Tel: 01803 315315
  • Farway Countryside Park Farway, Colyton, Devon EX24 6JL Tel: 01404 871367
  • Dartmoor Railway Okehampton Station, Station Rd, Okehampton, Devon EX20 1EJ Tel: 01837 55164
  • Quay West Water Park Tanners Rd, Goodrington Sands, Paignton, Devon TQ4 6LN Tel: 01803 555550
  • Dartmoor Wildlife Park Sparkwell, Plymouth, Devon PL7 5DG Tel: 01752 837645
  • Morwellham Quay Morwellham, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8JL Tel: 01822 832766

 

Beaches

Salcombe, Babbacombe Bay. Torquay, Bantham, Beer, Beesands, Bigbury, Branscombe, Exmouth, Burgh Island, Croyde Bay, Hallsands, Ilfracombe, Hope Cove, Ladram Bay, Saunton Sands, Slapton, Thurlestone, Westward Ho!, Woolacombe, Lynton.

 

Hotels

 

  • Gidleigh Park CHAGFORD TQ13 8HH Tel: 01647 432367
  • Abode Hotel Exeter Cathedral Yard EXETER EX1 1HD Tel: 01392 319955
  • Woodbury Park Hotel Golf & Country Club Woodbury Castle WOODBURY Exeter EX5 1JJ Tel: 01395 233382
  • Grand Hotel Sea Front TORQUAY TQ2 6NT Tel: 01803 296677
  • Victoria Hotel The Esplanade SIDMOUTH EX10 8RY Tel: 01395 512651
  • Combe House Hotel & Restaurant Gittisham HONITON EX14 3AD Tel: 01404 540400
  • The Horn of Plenty GULWORTHY PL19 8JD Tel: 01822 832528
  • The Masons Arms BRANSCOMBE EX12 3DJ Tel: 01297 680300
  • The Dart Marina Hotel Sandquay Road DARTMOUTH TQ6 9PH Tel: 01803 832 580
  • Fairwater Head Country House Hotel Hawkchurch AXMINSTER EX13 5TX Tel: 01297 678349
  • Saunton Sands Hotel SAUNTON EX33 1LQ Tel: 01271 890212

Restaurants

  • The Jack In The Green Inn ROCKBEARE Exeter EX5 2EE Tel: 01404 822240
  • The Salty Monk Church Street Sidford SIDMOUTH EX10 9QP Tel: 01395 513174
  • The New Angel 2 South Embankment DARTMOUTH TQ6 9BH Tel: 01803 839425
  • Steamers New Cut Fore Street BEER EX12 3JH Tel: 01297 22922
  • The Kings Arms Inn STOCKLAND Nr Honiton EX14 9BS Tel: 01404 881361
  • Pilchard Inn Burgh Island BIGBURY-ON-SEA TQ7 4BG Tel: 01548 810514
  • The Drewe Arms The Square DREWSTEIGNTON EX6 6QN Tel: 01647 281224

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