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Attractions near Leys Farm Cottages

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.
Allerford Museum (7 Miles)*
The Rural Life Museum is housed in the old Village School leased from the National Trust. It was a school from 1821 to 1981 and opened as the Rural Life Museum in 1983.
Exmoor Owl and Hawk Centre. (8 Miles)*
Exmoor Owl and Hawk Centre is a unique visitor attraction within Exmoor National Park where the animals come out to meet you.
Watersmeet (10 Miles)*
The beautiful area of Watersmeet is one of the last remaining ancient woodlands in the West Country, just above Lynmouth Harbour.
Dunster Castle (10 Miles)*
Dunster Castle's main claim to fame, besides being more than 1000 years old, is that it is the home to the British national collection of strawberry trees and to the oldest lemon tree in England.
West Somerset Railway (10 Miles)*
The West Somerset Railway recaptures the era of the branch line country railway in the days of steam. Enjoy 20 miles of glorious Somerset scenery beside the Quantock Hills to the Bristol Channel coast.
Quince Honey Farm (10 Miles)*
Quince Honey Farm is a family run business which has been producing quality honey since 1949. Our 1500 hives are kept deep in the North Devon Countryside amongst the wild flowers from which the bees collect their sweet nectar.
Lyn & Exmoor Museum (11 Miles)*
Visit the Lyn and Exmoor Museum in Lynton and get an insight of the area of Lynton, Lynmouth and Exmoor since the Stone Age - and even earlier!
Cleeve Abbey (12 Miles)*
The picturesque Cistercian abbey of Cleeve boasts the most impressively complete and unaltered set of monastic cloister buildings in England, standing roofed and two storeys high.
Watchet Museum (14 Miles)*
The museum houses an exhibition of the history of this ancient seaport and the surrounding area from prehistoric times to the present day.
Knightshayes Court (14 Miles)*
They say that every cloud has a silver lining. In the case of the Heathcote-Amory family, it was the hounding of lace-maker, John Heathcote.
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Towns near Leys Farm Cottages
Withypool (1 Mile)*
Exford (2 Miles)*
Hawkridge (3 Miles)*
Winsford (4 Miles)*
Exton (5 Miles)*
Exton, in Exmoor National Park, is a parish with a total population of 230 and that includes Bridgetown and the outlying farms. It's listed in the Domesday Book.
West Anstey (5 Miles)*
Twitchen (5 Miles)*
Cutcombe (5 Miles)*
Luccombe (6 Miles)*
Porlock (6 Miles)*
Not too many years ago a national monthly magazine carried out a survey in which they concluded that Devon was the best English County to live in.
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

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