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Yelverton, Devon, Visitor & Tourism Guide

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National Park: Dartmoor
AONBs: Tamar Valley, Cornwall, South Devon
City/Towns/Villages: Plymouth, Tavistock, Princetown, Postbridge, Lydford

South west Dartmoor
In south west Dartmoor close to one of the Park's most beautiful areas around Burrator Reservoir. Top tors include Leather Tor and Sharpitor, Sheeps Tor and King's Tor.

To the west are Buckland Abbey and Morwellham Quay, to the north east the Princetown National Park Visitor Centre. To the south are Saltram House and Gardens and Dartmoor Zoological Park, to the north Lydford Gorge and Waterfall.

Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Yelverton's clearly in a great location to explore the National Park but it's also superb for some of the finest Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty in South West England.

Tamar Valley is to the west, a particularly beautiful part of the Cornwall AONB to the south west and the South Devon AONB to the south east.

Last, visit Plymouth. It's a fine city with an exceptional history.

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Magpie Viaduct, Devon

Located in Tavistock, Devon, South West England, England

Approximately 1.8 miles away.

A railway line once connected Tavistock and Plymouth. Magpie Viaduct was built to span a deep valley near Bedford Bridge by Horrabridge. Today, the viaduct is part of Drake's Trail which is a multi-use recreational trail...

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Burrator Reservoir

Located in Yelverton, Devon, South West England, England

Approximately 1.8 miles away.

Stunning reservoir in south west Dartmoor National Park. The reservoir is set beneath a number of impressive tors offering some of the finest views of this part of the UK. We'd recommend walking to the top of Leather Tor...

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Bedford Bridge, Devon

Located in Tavistock, Devon, South West England, England

Approximately 1.9 miles away.

There's a large car park just off the A386 north west of Horrabridge. Follow the steps down to the grass area by the River Walkham. Bedford Bridge is to your right. The car park at Bedford Bridge offers great access to M...

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Harrabeer Country House, Devon
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 6; Rates: 65 - 80 Per Night

This delightful little country house offers relaxed surroundings with many of the services of a hotel...

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Overcombe House, Yelverton
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Approximately 1.1 miles away.

Total Rooms: 8; Rates: 60 - 85 Per Night

Situated on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, this environmentally-led and ethical guest house offers a friendly welcome and well-equipped, comfortable en suite rooms...

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The Old School Guesthouse, Horrabridge
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Approximately 1.5 miles away.

Total Rooms: 3; Rates: 75 - 85 Per Night

This friendly guest house was built as a school house in 1875 It has been converted to comfortable, homely accommodation with beautiful original features...

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