Monasteries in Devon

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In addition to the sites listed below, consider Buckland Abbey, near Tavistock, a former abbey that was modified into a manor house after the Dissolution of the Monasteries and became the home of Sir Francis Drake.


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Buckland Brewer (Self catering)
Beech Lodge, Buckland Brewer

Beech Lodge

Double bedroom with lovely rural views. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Sitting/dining room with electric 'wood burning effect' fire and farm and pastureland views. Fitted kitchen.
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Bucks Mills (Self catering)
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Old School House Bucks

DETACHED HOUSE WALKING DISTANCE TO THE VILLAGE OF BUCKS MILLS THE BEACH AND SEA This delightful property formerly the village school house has been stylishly renovated and provides a unique …
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Buckfastleigh (Hotel)
Furzeleigh Mill Country House

Furzeleigh Mill Country House

Close to the ancient stannary towns of Ashburton and Buckfastleigh and the medieval town of Totnes, midway between Plymouth and Exeter, this charming character 16th Century former corn mill offers the warmth of a homely atmosphere with hotel quality and service in a superb central location, perfectly placed for holidays … more >>

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Collaven Manor Hotel

Collaven Manor Hotel

Beautiful historic 15th Century manor on the edge of Dartmoor with 4 poster bedrooms, log fires, glorious views & candlelit restaurant. Ideal touring centre yet peacefully located for riding, fishing. more >>

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