CANONTEIGN FALLS
Chudleigh EX6 7NT Tel 01647 252434 Fax 01647 52617

Description:
A very beautiful site with woodlands, waterfalls and lakes.

Location
About 5 miles NE of Newton Abbot off the A38 at Chudleigh and onto B3193. Signed

Opening Times:
Ar-Oct 10-6 daily Nov-Mar 10-4 Sunday only

Disabled Access
Partial only

Admission Prices:
Adults £2.50 Children £1.50

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CASTLE DROGO
Drewsteignton near Exeter EX6 6PB Tel 01647 433186

Description:
The granite castle is the work of Sir Edwin Lutyens. It stands over 300 metres above sea level overlooking the wooded gorge of the River Teign with beautiful views of Dartmoor. Delightful rose garden and herbaceous borders. Spectacular walks through surrounding 243 ha estate

Location
At Drewsteignton (between Oakhampton and Exeter) 5 mile south off A30. Rail: Yeoford 8 miles

Opening Times:
Ar-Oct 11-5.30 (closed Fri) garden 10-30

Disabled Access
Limited access to parts of the castle. Garden accessible. Facilities.

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed NT

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THE CHURCH HOUSE
Newton Abbot TQ13 7TA Tel 01364 621321

Description:
Originally a brewhouse dating back to 1537

Location
In centre of Dartmoor, N of Ashburton

Opening Times:
Apr-Sep 10-4 Thur only

Disabled Access
Ground floor only

Admission Prices:
Free

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COLDHARBOUR MILL WORKING WOOL MUSEUM
Coldharbour Mill, Uffculme EX15 3EE Tel 01884 840960

Description:
Very old wool mill in this formally important wool valley. Closed in 1981, now a working museum where all aspects of the wool making process can be seen.

Location
At Uffculme, east Devon. Come off M5 jun 27. Then follow signs.

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct daily 10.30-5 Nov-Mar Mon-Fr 10.30-4

Disabled Access
Not suitable at present, but lift being installed

Admission Prices:
£5

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COLETON FISHACRE GARDEN
Coleton, Kingswear, Dartmouth TQ6 OEQ 01803 752466

Description:
8 ha garden in a stream-fed valley set within spectacular scenery of National Trust coast. The garden has a wide variety of uncommon trees and rare and exotic shrubs.

Location
Between Dartmouth and Brixham 3 miles from Kingswear. At Kingswear take Lower Ferry road and turn off at toll house. Or Bayline 22 Brixham- Kingswear with connection at Paignton Station

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct Wed-Sun 2-5

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

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COMPTON CASTLE
Marldon, Paignton TQ4 7EU Tel 01803 527936 Fax 01803 523457

Description
A fortified manor house with curtain wall built at three periods 1340, 1450 and 1520. It was the home of Sir Humphrey Gilbert, coloniser of Newfoundland and the family still lives there.

Location
At Compton 3 miles west of Torquay. From A381 turn left at Ipplepen. Rail Torquay 3 miles

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct Mon, Wed, Thu 10-12.15 and 2-5

Disabled Access
Limited access for wheelchair users

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed NT

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CREALY ADVENTURE PARK
Sidmouth Rd Clyst St Mary EX5 1DR Tel 01395 233200

Description:
Bundles of family fun to include: Animals to feed and hold, indoor and outdoor playgrounds, racetracks, bumper boats,riveride fields.

Location
Ju t west of Exeter. M5 jun 30. Signed. Rail. Exeter

Opening Times:
Ar-Nov daily 10-6 Dec-Mar 10.30-5

Disabled Access
Good

Admission Prices:
£3.75 per person rising to £4.50 on April 1

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