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A county in England

About the county of Devon

A County that forms part of the South-West Peninsula of England, Devon is the third largest County and borders the popular Counties of Dorset, Somerset and Cornwall. Devon boasts some of Englands finest beaches, has a wealth interesting History to discover and many pretty Villages including Clovelly, one of the most famous villages in the world. Interesting places to visit include Torquay a popular holiday resort and birthplace of Dame Agatha Christie, the most popular crime writer of all time and Tavistock the centre of a beautiful and fascinating district and birthplace of the famous explorer Sir Francis Drake.

Recommended towns & villages to visit in Devon

Seaton

Axmouth (11 Pictures)

This quiet resort of colourwashed cottages sitting at the edge of the River Axe was once an important south Devon port...

Clovelly, Devon

Clovelly (314 Pictures)

Clovelly is beautiful, it retains an 'Olde Worlde' charm that even along this breathtaking coastline, is simply incomparable...

Paignton with Torquay in the background

Paignton (172 Pictures)

This delightful seaside resort with its snug little harbour is a place where visitors can enjoy a holiday of endless hours of enchantment and summer fun. Paignton lies.....

Buckland Abbey

Yelverton (7 Pictures)

Yelverton, by-passed by the picturesque River Meavy is situated on the south-western fringes of Dartmoor. It is a quaint little town surrounded by fine scenery with easy access to some of the loveliest places on Dartmoor...

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Recommended attractions in Devon

River Yeo

Arlington Court (27 Pictures)

Owned by the National Trust, containing their largest collection of horse-drawn carriages...

Dartmeet, Devon

Dartmeet (5 Pictures)

One of Dartmoor's most popular beauty spots, where the the East and West Dart Rivers meet...

Kitty Jay's Grave, near Widecombe on the moor, Devon

Jay's Grave (1 Pictures)

As English legends go, that of Jay's Grave is a very sad and lonely one. The ancient Dartmoor legend of Jay's Grave is about a.....

Distant Castle.

Powderham Castle (13 Pictures)

Built over 600 years ago, Powderham Castle is the historic home of the Earl of Devon. The Castle is still lived in by the.....

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Memories of The Village of North Bovey
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