The nearest village is Christow, which also overlooks the Teign Valley and is popular due to both its location and good range of community facilities including pub, village school, shop, sports fields, doctor’s surgery and clubs.
Bovey Tracey, the popular town on the edge of Dartmoor is around 10 minutes’ drive away. You’ll find a range of amenities there along with the popular Devon Guild of Craftsmen.
Exeter is a short drive away, accessible either via the A38 dual carriage way or the very scenic Teign Valley road and B3212. This lovely Cathedral city offers many restaurants and high quality shopping outlets. There is also a very popular university and excellent range of schooling.
You’ll find a wealth of information on the area at visitsouthdevon.co.uk