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The Garden Shop – ‘an oasis of calm in a sea of chaos’! If you are after a little retail therapy, we have an impressive range of gifts, many of which are Fair Trade, indoor plants, home-wares (including some designed here in Colyton by Dolly Hot-dogs, an ideal souvenir!), and even presents for men! We […]
Situated approximately one mile from Colyton, and a similar distance from the sea, these two self-catering holiday cottages are set in a very peaceful location on the edge of Holyford Woods. Both are within the grounds of the owners’ home, a Grade II listed farmhouse, The Stables Cottage (sleeping up to 5) forms the majority […]
Prize Draw tickets are now available around town where you see this poster 1st Prize – one week at the glorious Tritchayne Holiday Cottages 2nd prize – £50 3rd prize – luxury hamper Draw held at Colyton Town Hall at 3pm – Saturday 10th June 2017 at the English Civil War Living History Day in […]
Welcome to the THE TINDERBOX, a delightful shop set in the heart of Colyton, the most rebellious town in Devon. Selling handmade and finished loose chocolates, a mouthwatering selection of packaged confectionery and an eclectic range of gifts and curios, mostly sourced in the beautiful West Country, lifting the lid on THE TINDERBOX promises to […]
Located in the very heart of this historic town, The Merchant’s House Dates back to the early sixteenth Century. The house was once the home of a wealthy cloth merchant. It has many fine features including an elegant decorative ceiling, Tudor fireplace, half timber walls and medieval wall painting. Exhibitions of local interest. Family History Service […]
Colyton is proud of its sporting legacy and many of these sports take place at the Peace Memorial Playing Fields. The facilities are of a high standard and continue to be enhanced. Apart from the obvious attraction of football, there is now archery practise, two well maintained tennis courts and an excellent children’s playground. Two buildings […]
Following the success of the Monmouth Rebellion Living History Day in 2015, our next planned event for Colyton looks to be even more exciting. It will be held on Saturday 10th June 2017 throughout the town. The theme will be ‘A Day in the Life of Colyton Townsfolk – English Civil War’. After extensive research, […]
Colyton is home to ancient crafts – the Tannery’s history can be traced back to Roman times, and is the only remaining working traditional oak bark tannery in England. J&FJ Baker’s unique leather is favoured by distinguished shoemakers and top stables for its quality, durability & finish. Visits by arrangement.
The East Devon Group is affiliated to Ramblers, Britain’s walking charity, at the heart of walking as it says on its logo. We are an enthusiastic and friendly walking group, based in beautiful East Devon, and, if you are interested in walking, we invite you to walk with us. Walking with the East Devon Group […]