From N & NE, to Widecombe
M4/M5 or A303/M5 to Exeter, A38 towards Plymouth. Exit to Bovey Tracey.
At 2nd roundabout, left to Widecombe. Bear left at fork then carry on.
From Widecombe (3 miles)
Leave Old Inn on right, National Trust shop, church, on left.
1st right (signed Southcombe).
1st right again (unsigned mini crossroads).
2nd left, at Blackaton Cross (signed Postbridge & Princetown).
* Ignore Blackaton manor. Next house up hill, on left on bend.
From NW, via Moretonhampstead
A382 through Moretonhampstead. B3212 towards Princetown & Postbridge. Left towards Widecombe on high moor.
Right at Blackaton Cross towards Postbridge, then as * above.
From W & SW
From A30 or A38 onto A388 then B3382 to Tavistock.
A384 from Tavistock to Two Bridges.
Left on B3212 through Postbridge.
**Right towards Widecombe. After 2.5 miles, LB is on right on bend. (If you reach the Blackaton Cross T-junction, go back up the hill as *.)
Or: leave A30 at Whidden Down. A382 to Moretonhampsted, then as from NW.
A386 to Yelverton. B3212 through Postbridge, then as **.
Or A38 to Bovey Tracey, then as from N.
Or A38 to Ashburton, A384 to Poundsgate, through Ponsworthy, left towards Moretonhampstead, left at Blackaton Cross, then as *.
Petrol Newton Rd, Bovey Tracey; Peartree, Ashburton; Moretonrhampstead
Putting the post code TQ13 7UB into SatNav will take you to Blackaton Manor drive. Lower Blackaton is the next house up the hill, on a steep bend.
Contact us by Email
Please do email any questions you have to Judy. I will try to respond to you within 48 hours.
Contact us by Phone
You can telephone us me on +44 (0)1364 621 369. If you get the answer machine, please do leave a message with your phone number and I’ll call you back as soon as I can.
Visit us in Person
Please call or email me to arrange a visit.
Answers to common questions
If you want to ask anything, please email Judy.
- Are dogs welcome?
Yes, well behaved dogs are welcome. Although we ask that dogs do not go upstairs and stay on wipe clean floors. Please also clear up after your dog in the garden. When out walking dogs must be on leads over the summer months.
- Can I get my shopping delivered?
Yes Tescos and Ocado deliver to Lower Blackaton
- Where are the nearest shops?
There is a shop and a post office in Widecombe. Ashburton and Chagford are both pretty shopping areas.
- Can I walk to the village?
Yes. It takes about 40 minutes, to an hour to walk to the village using the footpath at the end of the hill which takes you up over Hameldown.