Favourite Devon Walks
  Popular Broadclyst,Killerton & Poltimore Walks
2 Popular Walks
Killerton estate Killerton Estate
  
Walk 1 Broadclyst to Killerton
 5.2 miles (2h 10)
Walk 2 Killerton, Columbjohn & Poltimore
 6.1 miles (2h 30)
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Two easy and pleasant circular walks from Broadclyst to Killerton.

 

Point of Interest Killerton estate (National Trust)
   
parking Broadclyst Free Car Park
 
 
Walk 1
Broadclyst to Killerton (5.2 miles)
MAP

It is a gentle walk through Killerton Estate , ideal for a cup of tea and a browse through the shops and garden centre at Killerton.

This shorter walk from Broadclyst to Killerton follows footpaths, tracks and quiet green lanes.

However, be prepared for a boggy stretch which requires sensible footwear.

It returns via Killerton little Post Office, an old mile stone and a new cyclepath.

For walks around KIllerton see Killerton

Walk 1  
terrain:
paths,tracks
stiles
several
main roads
0 %
wellies
see above
altitude range
  16 - 40 m
quality of track
****
   
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Walk 2
Killerton, Columbjohn & Poltimore (6.1 miles)
  MAP
Columbjohn Chapel
Columbjohn Chapel

This long country walk takes you past Killerton House and Columbjohn's chapel and returns via Poltimore.

Close nearby, there was also a substantial mansion once belonging to the Acland family.

Then, following lanes and paths through rolling landscapes, you arrive at Poltimore, a most picturesque village with it's unusual church.

Walk 2  
terrain:
paths,fields
lanes
 
main roads
0 %
wellies
 **
altitude range
  16 - 84 m
quality of track
****
 
   
FIT for Watches / GPS
 
   

parking

Broadclyst Free Car Park

elevation

There is one steep climb at Killerton.

 

 Walks nearby
  
  Broadclyst
Enjoy an easy (pub) walk to Broadclyst's derelict windmill
  
 
 Silverton
Various popular walks from one of Devon's oldest villages,  boasting an oak tree almost 1000 years old.