Devon

Devon is a beautiful place to stretch out on wide sandy beaches, get active outdoors, discover history and legend and explore hidden villages and vibrant towns. Moorland is a natural playground criss-crossed by ancient trackways between time-forgotten villages. The coast is dramatic in the north, with cliffs, coves and harbours, whilst the south is gentler with beaches in bays and lake-like inlets.

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Chagford

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​A lively, friendly little town in the shelter of high Dartmoor...

4th time of using Helpful Holidays, excellent as always

Mrs Powell
November 2015

Featured cottages – Northleigh Farm

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