Over 140,000 photos of England.
17,000+ Members
Click here to join the community
Pictures of England

Pictures of Newton Ferrers, Devon, England

Pictures of Newton Ferrers

a Picturesque Village in the county of Devon

Newton Ferrers, Devon
Take a picture tour of Newton Ferrers..

About Newton Ferrers

Steep wooded slopes rising up from the River Yealm form a stunning setting for attractive Newton Ferrers. It is a place of sheer enchantment with narrow streets crammed with characterful properties, leading down to the estuary where many small boats are beached and moored. The glorious South Hams of Devon provide many spectacular towns and villages, Newton Ferrers is one of the finest, making it an ideal base for touring this beautiful part of England.

The River Yealm offers excellent boating opportunities as well as providing good sport for fishermen. The Yealm is also close to the South Devon Coast Path so nature lovers and walkers are well taken care of. There is a small harbour, ideal lazing and watching the boats sail in and out, and there are pleasant small beaches to swim from.

Noss Mayo, another delightful village flanked by National Trust woodland lies above the creek which forms the southern boundary of Newton Ferrers. From this high vantage point there are excellent views over undulating countryside, the Yealm and Wembury Bay..A friendly rivalry exists between the two villages which comes to the fore at regatta time, when there is fun and merriment for everyone. A good days sport usually ends in one of the several lovely pubs found dotted along the estuary where winner toasts loser and everyone has a jolly good time.

The properties along this stretch have a quintessentially English olde-world coastal charm. Steeped in history with a wonderful air of timelessness pervading almost every inch make both Noss Mayo and Newton Ferrers a must on any tourist agenda. It should be noted that the terrain is mostly hilly and car parking is restricted-superb scenery and lovely coastal views make walking well worth while!

Places to visit include: National Shire Horse Centre, Kitley Caves, The Old Mill (NT), Historic Plymouth, Dartmoor Wildlife Park, take a sea fishing trip or enjoy a boat trip round the coast.

Planning a visit to Newton Ferrers?
Please support the Pictures of England website by booking your Newton Ferrers hotels & accommodation through this site.

Add town to favourites

Nearby towns & villages..

Royal Citadel

Plymouth (156 Pictures)

(5.8 miles, 9.4 km, direction NW)

This is a city that evokes stirring memories of England's great maritime past...

Soar Mill Cove.

Salcombe (73 Pictures)

(13.0 miles, 20.9 km, direction SE)

Salcombe is a pleasant town with a happy atmosphere making it a joy to explore when you tire of lazing on one of the beautiful sandy beaches or need to relax after an energetic morning at sea...

Torcross and beach view

Torcross (6 Pictures)

(17.2 miles, 27.7 km, direction E)

In the summer months Torcross is a popular tourist destination. Part of the bank of shingle on which Torcross stands, takes in Slapton Ley, a 270 acre freshwater lake, an important winter habitat for wildfowl...

Dartmeet, on Dartmoor

Dartmeet (15 Pictures)

(17.3 miles, 27.8 km, direction NE)

A popular tourist and beauty spot on Dartmoor. It is the meeting point of the two major tributaries of the River Dart: the East Dart and West Dart. Dartmeet to Chagford: A picture of Hallsands

Hallsands (20 Pictures)

(17.5 miles, 28.2 km, direction E)

Hallsands is a powerful reminder of the havoc and destruction caused by gale lashed, turbulent seas...

All towns in Devon
Complete A to Z of towns in England

Nearby attractions..

Old Mother Hubbard's Cottage in Yealmpton, Devon

Old Mother Hubbard's Cottage (1 Pictures)

(3.0 miles, 4.8 km, direction NE)

Many myths surround the legend of Old Mother Hubbard, did she exist or didn't she? but the cottage she is supposed to have.....

A picture of The Merchantant's House

The Merchantant's House (1 Pictures)

(5.9 miles, 9.4 km, direction NW)


The Pilchard Inn

Burgh Island (21 Pictures)

(6.5 miles, 10.5 km, direction SE)


Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey (3 Pictures)

(12.5 miles, 20.0 km, direction N)

Buckland Abbey is situated near Yelverton at the edge of the Dartmoor National Park. It was built as a 13th century Cistercian.....

Merrivale rows also know has the Plague Market, - On Dartmoor National Park, Devon

Merrivale Prehistoric Settlement (3 Pictures)

(16.5 miles, 26.6 km, direction N)

Set in a dark, brooding corner of Dartmoor, the Merrivale Rows show a vast variety of shape and formation. The site is also.....

A picture of Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey (19 Pictures)

(16.9 miles, 27.1 km, direction NE)

One of the most amazing things about this fine abbey is that it was built almost entirely by amateur builders. The Benedictine.....

Looe Monkey Sanctuary, Cornwall, April 2005

The Monkey Sanctuary (23 Pictures)

(17.1 miles, 27.6 km, direction W)


All attractions in Newton Ferrers
All attractions in Devon
Complete A to Z of attractions in England

Hotels & Accommodation in Newton Ferrers

Newton Ferrers Hotels  Newton Ferrers Cottages  Newton Ferrers Bed & Breakfast

Tylecroft in Brixton, Devon, England


Brixton, Devon, England (0.2 miles, 0.4 km)
Tylecroft offers accommodation in Brixton, 40 km from Torquay and 10 km from Plymouth. It provides free private parking. The holiday home is composed of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, fitted with a bath...
More info and book online..  Price from £270.00

Scantlings in Newton Ferrers, Devon, England


Newton Ferrers, Devon, England (0.5 miles, 0.8 km)
Scantlings offers accommodation in Newton Ferrers, 41 km from Torquay. The property is 9 km from Plymouth and free private parking is provided....
More info and book online..  Price from £83.00

Tilly Cottage in Brixton, Devon, England

Tilly Cottage

Brixton, Devon, England (1.2 miles, 1.9 km, direction SW)
Tilly Cottage offers accommodation in Brixton, 41 km from Torquay. The property is 10 km from Plymouth and free private parking is available. The holiday home is composed of 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom...
More info and book online..  Price from £113.00

New Barton in Wembury, Devon, England

New Barton

Wembury, Devon, England (1.3 miles, 2.1 km, direction W)
New Barton is a holiday home with a garden, located in Wembury in the Devon Region. The property is 42 km from Torquay and free private parking is offered....
More info and book online..

Brook Cottage in Holbeton, Devon, England

Brook Cottage

Holbeton, Devon, England (1.7 miles, 2.7 km, direction E)
Brook Cottage offers accommodation in Holbeton, 37 km from Torquay and 11 km from Plymouth. The property is 28 km from Tavistock and free private parking is offered....
More info and book online..  Price from £95.00

Churchwood Valley in Plymouth, Devon, England4 stars

Churchwood Valley

Plymouth, Devon, England (2.1 miles, 3.3 km, direction NW)
Churchwood Valley in Wembury enjoys a naturally beautiful location on the south Devon coast....
More info and book online..  Price from £80.00

Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant in Brixton, Devon, England3 stars

Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant

Brixton, Devon, England (2.2 miles, 3.5 km, direction N)
Set within a private rural estate on the banks of the River Yealm and within 6 miles of Plymouth, Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant boasts 600 acres of grounds with a lake and free Wi-Fi....
More info and book online..  Price from £69.00

All Accommodation in Newton Ferrers..

Newton Ferrers Reviews

See all Newton Ferrers reviews..

Please login to make a review

Nearby travel help

Plymouth Station(6.6 miles, 10.5 km, direction NW)
Devonport Station(7.4 miles, 12.0 km, direction NW)
Plymouth City Airport(8.2 miles, 13.2 km, direction N)
M5 Junction 31(34.1 miles, 54.9 km, direction NE)
M5 Junction 30(37.4 miles, 60.2 km, direction NE)
Exeter Airport(39.8 miles, 64.0 km, direction NE)
Newton Ferrers to London(189.7 miles, 305.3 km, direction NE)