The River Avon runs through Avonwick which has a pub and one of the oldest lawn tennis clubs in the world
The village has one of the oldest walkways in Devon: known as the Cobbly Way or Cobbly Walk, the cobbled track alongside the river shows traces of ancient cart ruts over its 400-yard length.
Grounds and nearby
Within 6 miles there is Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool is a 21 metre heated open air pool in the lovely park setting of Victoria Park Buckfastleigh.
Pennywell Farm is home to the world famous Pennywell Miniature Pigs. Bigbury on Sea Beach with a blue flag award. Dart Rock Climbing Centre. South Devon Railway. Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary. Totnes Castle and Totnes Rare Breeds Farm. Totnes outdoor Mystery Treasure Trail.
Within 10 miles are River Dart Country Park, Dartmoor Zoological Park and Berry Pomeroy Castle