Silverton a village with character tucked away in the past
1 hour walks
   
Walk 1 (3.7 miles)Walk 2 (2.7 miles)Walk 3 (6.8 miles)
to Killerton

The village,one of the oldest in Devon,features an oak tree almost 1000 years old.

Apparently,Sir Thomas Fairfax was quartered with his army at Silverton in 1645.

The Three Tuns has been closed since April 2015

. Every summer the village holds a street market.

Point of InterestThe Three Tuns (closed) & street market
  
Point of Interestthe Silverton Inn and the Lamb.
  
parkingCar Park near Health Centre
Silverton

Walk 1 (3.7 miles)

This pleasant and short walk does not include a steep climb or descent.

Walk 1 
length:
3.7 miles
time:
1 hr 10 mins
terrain:
tracks,paths
lanes
main roads
0 %
1%
altitude range
73 - 149 m
quality of track
****
  
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Walk 1

 Walks near Silverton:
  
 Thorverton
Raddon Hills offer the walker some of the best views of Dartmoor and Haldon,ideal for a picnic.
  
 Killerton
A delightful family walk skirting Killerton Gardens to Columbjohn's chapel.
  
 Stoke Canon
This easy and relaxing walk along the meandering Exe to an old chapel in Nether Exe; unusual in that access is only by walking across a field.
  
 Bickleigh
Bickleigh is known for its bridge across theExe (allegedly made famous by Simon and Garfunkel) its 15th century castle,an old mill,a Railway Centre and two popular pubs. You have a choice of 3 top walks!
  

Walk 2 (2.7 miles)

This is a short but quite hilly walk offering breathtaking views of Killerton and Haldon.

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Walk 2

Walk 3 to Killerton (6.8 miles)

This delightful walk leads to Killerton Park using country lanes and paths .

On the way back it loops around the outskirts of the park then follows the same path along the river Culm back to Silverton. Beware of trains when crossing the lines.

The walk could also start at Killerton.

Killerton Park

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parking

Car Park near Health Centre

There is one steep climb.

Walk 3 Silverton to Killerton