This village is quaint. It is perched on the side of a very steep slope down to the sea. The buildings are nearly all old although they have been modernised. The sloping path... read more
Clovelly, North Devon. World famous for our cobbled, traffic-free street,...
Clovelly, North Devon. World famous for our cobbled, traffic-free street, donkeys, sledges and historic harbour.
The stunning views, peaceful tranquility and cobbled, traffic-free, high street of this world famous fishing village, built into a cleft in a 400' high cliff, tumbles its way down past whitewashed cottages festooned with flowers to the tiny working port.
It is famous for its donkeys, which traditionally carry goods up the hill; sledges bring things down. There are links with Charles Kingsley, Turner, Dickens and the Spanish Armada.