Cowley a short walk following part of the Exe Valley Way
1 hour walks
Point of Interest Pynes Cross Exe Valley Way
Jane Austin

Distance:2.4 miles

  
Difficultydifficulty medium

A short circular walk near Cowley through Pynes Cross estate where you will see a beautiful listed building overlooking the Exe.

It follows part of the delightful Exe Valley Way and past Wood Barton which could have been Jane Austen's Barton Cottage in Sense and Sensibility.It is believed that Jane in her youth stayed at Pynes House.

busy crossingDogs need to be kept on leads during climb up Upton Pyne Hill - this lane can be busy.

 

length:
2.4 miles
time:
50 mins
terrain:
tracks bridle paths ,paths
lanes
main roads
18 mins
yes
altitude range
16 - 83 m
quality of track
***
stiles
4
  
  
 
   
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Cowley Walk

 

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parking

Limited on lane near Lodge on Upton Pyne Hill

elevation

There is one energetic climb at the beginning.