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How to get there
Nearest travel links
|Airport||Exeter 30 km|
|Ferry||Plymouth 50 km|
|Train station||Tiverton Parkway 28 km|
Activities near West Country
|Sports||Tennis in town, Horse riding, Fishing|
|Great for||Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Cycling holidays|
How to get there
From M5 exit at Junction 27. Follow A361 Tiverton/Barnstaple road for approx. 6.5 miles. Ignoring the B3391 sign to Tiverton at Gornhay Cross continue to the Bolham roundabout, where you turn left to Tiverton. At the next roundabout second exit left, right at the next roundabout then straight across next roundabout with Morrisons on the left and the Hospital on the right. Then take the next right at the mini roundabout then 2nd on the left, signed the B3137 to Witheridge. Continue for approx. 10 miles passing through the villages of Withleigh and Nomansland. (Ignore any signs to Black Dog unless you know the area well) Just as you start to enter the village of Witheridge turn left onto the B3042 to Thelbridge Cross approx 2 miles. At Thelbridge, with the Thelbridge Cross Inn on your right, turn left towards Black Dog (signposted Crediton). We are a 20 minute drive from Tiverton.
Please note if you are using a satnav it will take you to the village of Black Dog so as soon as you turn left at Thelbridge be aware we are the next dwelling on the left, approx half a mile down the road.
Hele Barton is half a mile from Thelbridge Cross Inn, on the left. Please turn in just past the stone barn conversion of Stable Lodge. Hele Lane Cottage is half a mile further on past Hele Barton, at the bottom of the hill on the right. The keys for both can be obtained at Hele Barton unless otherwise arranged.
From Exeter & Crediton take the A3072 turning out of Crediton and pass Morrisons & Mole Avon where you immediately take the next left.
( Or there is a new roundabout by Tesco turn right from Exeter here through the industrial estate then left at the roundabout and then the next right and follow as below) Follow this road out of the town and through the villages of Sandford, Kennerleigh & Black Dog. Hele Barton is situated a mile through Black Dog at the top of the hill on the right. You will pass Hele Lane Cottage by the river on your way. We are 20 minutes from Crediton.