Old world small town steeped in history, dating back to Saxon Times. More of a village with quaint shops, antiques, local real crafts a garden shop, tea rooms, inns and eateries.
Fine walks in superb countryside and by fields on the River Coly. The Electric Tramway runs along the Axe Valley to the coast at Seaton three miles away. En-route is the interesting sister village of Colyford with Nature Reserve and Holyford Woods.