Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre

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Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre

Key Features
Off-grid facility with plenty of opportunities to learn and participate
Peaceful secluded pitches – perfect for stargazing
Plenty of firewood to purchase on-site and range of pubs, takeaways, cafe nearby

For those wanting to step away from the hustle of everyday life and explore the beauty and tranquillity of rural Devon, Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre provides idyllic camping amongst its lush forestry.

Located just five miles from Beaworthy, this breathtaking off-grid facility is brimming with opportunities to learn and participate in a social enterprise model.

You can wander through a range of tours, foraging walks and workshops, all while staying in peaceful secluded pitches set away from each other – perfect for taking in the stars!

Campfires are allowed and there’s plenty of firewood to purchase on-site, plus you can visit a range of pubs, takeaways, and the social enterprise café located up to six miles away.

Remember to bring your wellies as some of the paths around the site can get muddy in wet weather.

Come and delight in the stunning natural environment and gain knowledge about Wishtree’s social enterprise approach.

Frequently Asked Questions

    • Q: What activities are available at Wishtree?
      A: Visitors to Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre can join in site activities, learn about its social enterprise approach, go on a foraging walk or site tour, and attend permaculture workshops upon request.

    • Q: Can I have an open fire at the campsite?
      A: Yes, open fires are allowed at Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre so you can enjoy a peaceful night under the stars. Firewood is available for purchase at the campsite.

    • Q: Are there any facilities nearby such as pubs, takeaways, or a cafe?
      A: Several pubs, takeaways and a social enterprise café are within six miles of the site, making it possible to entertain yourself during your stay. Ask the staff on arrival for details.

    • Q: Is there public transport that can take me to the site?
      A: Unfortunately public transport links to Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre are limited and you will require your own mode of transport.

    • Q: How far away is Dartmoor and Bude?
      A: Dartmoor and Bude are both located 16 miles from Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre, making it the perfect place to explore the South West of England


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The address for Wishtree Agroforestry and Permaculture Centre we have is: Kingsmoor Cross, Highampton, Beaworthy, Devon, England, EX21 5JN. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

Contact Information

Postal Address
Kingsmoor Cross, Highampton, Beaworthy, Devon, England, EX21 5JN

About the Local Area (Beaworthy)

Settled in the heart of Devon lies the charming village of Beaworthy. If you’re looking for a peaceful retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city, then Beaworthy is the perfect place to visit.

With its idyllic countryside, friendly locals, and rich history, there is something for everyone in this quaint Devonshire village.

What is Beaworthy Famous For?

Beaworthy may be small, but it has a rich history. The village was once a significant centre of the wool trade in the Middle Ages, and today, it still retains much of its old-world charm.

Beaworthy is also known for its beautiful countryside, which offers visitors a chance to escape the stresses of modern life and immerse themselves in nature.

Things to Do in Beaworthy

If you’re planning a visit to Beaworthy, there are plenty of things to see and do.

Here are just a few of our favourites:

  • Take a leisurely stroll through the picturesque countryside and soak up the stunning scenery.
  • Visit the historic St. Andrew’s Church, which dates back to the 15th century and boasts stunning architecture and a peaceful atmosphere.
  • Explore the nearby Dartmoor National Park, where you can hike, bike, or horse ride through the stunning landscape.

Things Near Beaworthy

While Beaworthy is a great place to visit in its own right, there are plenty of other things to see and do in the surrounding area.

Here are just a few of our favourites:

  • Visit the nearby Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which is home to stunning scenery, wildlife, and outdoor activities.
  • Take a trip to the charming village of Clovelly, which is known for its cobbled streets, quaint cottages, and picturesque harbour.
  • Explore the historic town of Okehampton, which boasts a castle, museum, and a range of shops, restaurants, and pubs.

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