Favourite Devon Walks
  Popular Broadclyst Walks
4 Popular Walks
Killerton House Killerton House
Walk 1 Broadlyst to Killerton
 4.8 miles (2 hours)
 difficulty 2/4 (easy)
Walk 2 Windmill
 2.8 miles (1h 10)
 difficulty 1/4 (easy)
Walk 3 Windmill & Wood
 2.7 miles (1h 10)
 difficulty 2/4 (easy)
Walk 4 35 minutes Clyston Mill
 1.5 miles (40 mins)
 difficulty 2/4 (easy)

Broadclyst - named Clist or Cliston in ancient times - was burnt by the Danes in 1001.

It's church was built in the 14th century and restored in 1864.


Point of Interest Church & Windmill
Pubs The New Inn
near Victory Hall adjacent to car park
parking Free Car Park
Walk 1
Broadlyst to Killerton (4.8 miles)


A delightful and very popular walk to Killerton House , cafe and gift shop following mainly public footpaths and quiet lanes.

Allow at least 2 hours for the journey.

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Walk 2
Windmill (2.8 miles)

Difficulty:Windmill near Broadclyst

Windmill near Broadclyst

This is a short and easy walk.via the New Inn and includes 2 stiles.

In the distance you can see an old windmill, built in 1786 by Samuel Flood.

In 1870, after most of Broadclyst was destroyed by a fire it was converted to house homeless villagers.

All sails were removed!

Fire 1870
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Walk 3
Windmill & Wood (2.7 miles)


This gentle walk circumvents the windmill and includes no stiles .

It avoids the road past Clyst Vale Community College which at times can be quite busy.

Old Broadclyst
Late Victorian Broadclyst


Walk 4
35 minutes Clyston Mill (1.5 miles)


This is one of our 'Thirty Five Minute Walks'

An easy and enjoyable walk exploring this charming village.

NOTE : Part of the new cycleway is susceptible to winter flooding beyond Clyston Mill making this walk impossible.