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National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

Brownstone Rd, Kingswear, Dartmouth TQ6 0EQ, UK

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About National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

Coleton Fishacre is a wonderful country house in Art Deco style, set in a beautiful wooded valley on the south Devon coast near the mouth of the River Dart. The garden at Coleton Fishacre runs down a narrow combe from the house to the sea at Pudcombe Cove. It was originally planted by Lady Dorothy and features rare and exotic plants, some of which are unusual in their ability to grow.



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Dartmouth Castle2.31km from National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

One of the most beautifully located fortresses in England. For over 600 years Dartmouth Castle has guarded the narrow entrance to the Dart Estuary and the busy, vibrant port of Dartmouth. It offers stunning views of the estuary and out to sea and offers a great family day out, whatever the weather.   This fascinating complex of defenses was begun in 1388 by John Hawley, privateering Mayor of Dartmouth and the prototype of the flamboyant ‘Shipman’ in Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales.

Dartmouth Steam Railway4.18km from National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

Dartmouth Steam Railway is a 6.7-mile heritage railway on the former Great Western Railway branch line between Paignton and Kingswear in Devon, England. The only attraction in Devon that lets you enjoy the delights of Torquay, Paignton, Brixham, Dartmouth and the River Dart, Kingswear, and Totnes on your day out.

Greenway House5.51km from National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

It is the former holiday home of Agatha Christie and her family.  It was situated in a large and romantic woodland garden which sweeps down the hillside towards the River Dart.  Each room in the house is full of items collected by Christie and her family and brought to Greenway from her childhood home or archaeological digs with her second husband Max. One of the iconic attractions in this area and attracts a lot of tourists.

Blackpool Sands6.32km from National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

Blackpool Sands is one of South Devon’s most popular family-friendly beaches. The beach is stony rather than sandy, and therefore not suitable for younger children or the building of sandcastles. It is also an ideal place to start or finish a walk along this beautiful piece of South Devon coastline.

Woodlands Family Theme Park9.84km from National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

Woodlands Family Theme Park is the largest theme park in Devon, a fun-filled family day out for everyone.  It has 11 action-packed Playzones with all-weather family fun to make your family day out special.  Explore the incredible Zoo-Farm with 5 huge indoor barns full of wild, exotic, and cute animals and also there are much more to see and experience.

Sharpham Wine10.87km from National Trust - Coleton Fishacre House & Gardens

The 10-acre vineyard lies between 12m and 25m above sea level on south-facing, well-drained slopes – perfect for growing a range of carefully selected cool-climate grape varieties, from which 70,000 bottles of wine are made each year. One of the iconic locations Situated on the banks of the River Dart near Totnes in South Devon. Sharpham Wine & Cheese's vineyards and dairy farm have been producing carefully-made wines and cheeses for over 35 years to local, national, and international acclaim.

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Devon is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south. It is part of South West England, bounded by Cornwall to the west, Somerset to the north-east and Dorset to the east. The city of Exeter is the county town.