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Close to beaches and Dartmoor National Park
Onsite amenities and nearby farm shops
Holsworthy pubs, supermarkets and breweries

Are you seeking to experience the great outdoors with a mix of Cornwall’s rugged coast, Devon’s serene countryside, and Dartmoor National Park’s lush river valleys? Look no further than Southclose in Holsworthy for a wholly unique family-friendly wildlife haven.

Situated just half an hour from Summerleaze Beach and Cornwall’s coast, as well as Dartmoor National Park, this rural location is perfect for peaceful wild camping with a pleasant stream nearby. Facilities onsite include a composting toilet and a freshwater supply, while firewood and logs are available to buy onsite. If a light snack or barbecue is in order, you can purchase farm produce right there too.

And if you’re after more local goodies other than fresh air? The farm shop is a mere five minutes drive away and proudly offers a selection of fine produce. Or why not take the ten-minute drive to Holsworthy, where supermarkets, breweries and traditional pubs await? There, you’ll be able to stock up on tasty treats and have a sip (or two) of some local elixirs.

FAQs About Southclose

    • Q: Where is Southclose located?
      A: Southclose is located in Wonford Meadow, Milton Damerel, Holsworthy, Devon, England, EX22 7DW.

    • Q: How far is Southclose from Cornwall coastline and Summerleaze Beach?
      A: Southclose is half an hour’s drive away from the Cornwall coast and Summerleaze Beach.

    • Q: What facilities are available at Southclose?
      A: Facilities available at Southclose include a convenient composting toilet and a fresh water supply as well as a firepit and logs available to purchase.

    • Q: Is there a farm shop near the site?
      A: Yes, there is a farm shop five minutes’ drive away from Southclose which offers tasty fresh food.

    • Q: How far is Holsworthy from the site?
      A: Holsworthy is 10 minutes’ drive from Southclose.

    • Q: Are there pubs and supermarkets located near Holsworthy?
      A: Yes, there are several supermarkets and traditional pubs located in Holsworthy.

    • Q: Is there a brewery nearby?
      A: Yes, there is a small brewery five minutes’ drive away from the Southclose site.


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The address for Southclose we have is: Wonford Meadow, Milton Damerel, Holsworthy, Devon, England, EX22 7DW. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

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Wonford Meadow, Milton Damerel, Holsworthy, Devon, England, EX22 7DW

About the Local Area (Holsworthy)

Holsworthy is a charming market town that boasts a rich history, scenic landscapes, and a warm and friendly community. With its rustic charm and tranquil atmosphere, it is a perfect destination for visitors looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

What is Holsworthy Famous For?

Holsworthy is famous for being a thriving agricultural town, surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland. The town is also known for its historic architecture, including the iconic St. Peter and St. Paul Church, which dates back to the 13th century.

Things to Do in Holsworthy

Holsworthy offers a wealth of activities for visitors to enjoy. Whether you’re interested in exploring the town’s rich history or simply soaking up the natural beauty of the countryside, there’s something for everyone.

  • Visit the Holsworthy Museum
    This charming local museum is a must-see for history enthusiasts. Housed in an old Victorian schoolhouse, it features exhibits on the town’s fascinating past, including its role in the local agricultural industry.
  • Walk the Tarka Trail
    This scenic walking trail winds through the heart of the countryside, offering stunning views of the surrounding hills and farmland. The trail is well-marked and suitable for all levels of walkers.
  • Enjoy a Pint at the Old Market Inn
    This cosy traditional pub is a favourite among locals and visitors alike. With its friendly atmosphere and delicious food and drink, it’s the perfect spot to relax after a long day of sightseeing.

Things Near Holsworthy

If you’re looking to explore the surrounding area, there’s plenty to see and do near Holsworthy.

  • Visit Bude
    This charming seaside town is just a short drive from Holsworthy and offers a wide range of activities, including surfing, hiking, and exploring the local shops and restaurants.
  • Explore Dartmoor National Park
    This stunning national park is located just a short distance from Holsworthy and offers a wealth of outdoor activities, including hiking, cycling, and wildlife spotting.
  • Visit the Eden Project
    Located a bit further afield, the Eden Project is a world-renowned attraction that features stunning botanical gardens and a wide range of interactive exhibits. It’s well worth the trip for anyone interested in nature and sustainability.

With its rich history, stunning landscapes, and friendly community, it’s the perfect destination for anyone looking to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life and experience the best that rural England has to offer.

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