Attractions near Bligh Cottage

This is a list of the attractions near this property that are featured on AboutBritain.com
It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all attractions near this property.
Tintagel Castle (9 Miles)*
In all seasons, Tintagel is truly a magical place. With its spectacular location on Cornwall's most dramatic Atlantic coastline, Tintagel is a place of myths and magic, where the legend of King Arthur was born.
Tintagel Toy Museum (9 Miles)*
Cornwalls only Toy Museum where you can view three generations of childhood toys.
Launceston Steam Railway (11 Miles)*
The Launceston Steam Railway links the historic town with the hamlet of Newmills. Travelling through glorious countryside your train is hauled by veteran locomotives built in Victoria's reign.
Launceston Castle (12 Miles)*
Fantastic views are on offer from the motte of this imposing Norman castle.
Docton Mill (15 Miles)*
Situated only 1,400 yards from the famous Spekes Mill Mouth Coastal Waterfall, the garden at Docton Mill was created in 1980 around the existing river, waterways, leats and ponds.
Old Mill Herbary (16 Miles)*
The Old Mill Herbary is located in an idyllic valley setting, with about 5 acres of semi-wild terraced gardens on a steep south-facing bank.
Hartland Abbey and Gardens (17 Miles)*
Hartland Abbey was founded in 1157 in a narrow, wandering valley running inland from the Atlantic coast. It was dissolved in 1539 having survived longer than any monastery in the country.
Pencarrow (18 Miles)*
Pencarrow is a private house still owned and lived in by the Molesworth-St.Aubyn family. The present house was built during the 1760's.
Lanhydrock House (21 Miles)*
Lanhydrock House is cleverly laid out as if the family has just stepped out. Buckets are lined up in the housemaids' closets, black boots stand polished by the bed and tobacco pipes lie waiting.
Lydford Gorge (21 Miles)*
Lyford Gorge is a beautiful natural attraction and is in fact the deepest gorge in the southwest of England. It runs for 2.5km (1.5 miles) along the River Lyd providing beautiful walks.
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Towns near Bligh Cottage
Marhamchurch (5 Miles)*
Boscastle (6 Miles)*
Boscastle is an entrancing beauty spot, lying between the rivers Jordan and Valency. The riverfront is bordered by pretty thatched and lime-washed houses giving on to the north coast harbour, with its 16th century quay.
Bude (6 Miles)*
Bude was once notorious for its shipwrecks, between 1824 and1674 more than 80 ships were wrecked on this coast. Today however Bude is best known as a seaside resort with fine sandy beaches, rock pools and tidal swimming pool.
North Tamerton (8 Miles)*
Pyworthy (9 Miles)*
Tintagel (9 Miles)*
Tintagel, is the legendary birthplace of King Arthur. An Iron Age castle and settlement preceded the 13th century castle whose ruins can still be seen.
Tetcott (9 Miles)*
Altarnun (10 Miles)*
Delabole (11 Miles)*
Morwenstow (11 Miles)*
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

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