Walks to Old Devon Churches

We have collated a variety of popular walks which start from or lead to a historic Devon Church or Chapel .

Several churches date back to the Middle Ages.

Many can be found in remote locations, ie Brent Tor, Columbjohn,Eggesford, Escot,Nether Exe,Upton Hellions

Some have pubs nearby (marked )

Enjoy the sound of distant church bells.

Brentor Church

Brentor Church



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  Place   Age Distance
Axmouth 12th century 2.9
Branscombe   12th century 2.5
Brentor (Dartmoor)   13th century 8.6
Broadclyst 15th century 2.5
Broadhembury 13th century 4.8
(near Killerton)
  19th century 2.8
Dunkeswell   19th century  
Eggesford   17th century 5.7
Escot Park   early 19th century 6.9
Gittisham   16th century 3
Kenn 16th century 2.5
Kentisbeare 15th century 2.6
Manaton   19th century 7
Musbury   13th century 4.1
Pinhoe   15th century 1.5
Salcombe Regis   12th century 2.5
Upton Hellions
(near Sandford)
  17th century 3.1
Upton Pyne   14th century 4.8
Nether Exe
(near Stoke Canon)
  19th Century 4.8
(near Ipplepen)
15th century 4.1
Venn Ottery   15th century 5.7
Widecombe   14th century 3.6
Washford Pyne
(nr Witheridge)
  15th century 6.5
Zeal Monachorum 13th century 6.7