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Top Choice Cafe in Okehampton

Eat Toast

It's a winning combination: a quirky gift shop that shares a cavernous, brick-lined space with a laid-back cafe. The aroma of freshly ground coffee fills the air; brightly coloured trinkets fill the shelves; and the…
Historic Building in Okehampton

Finch Foundry

A century ago, this dramatic building would have thundered to the sound of clanging hammers and grinding metal. It was one of the busiest tool factories in the southwest, turning out hundreds of chisels, knives, she…
Castle in Okehampton

Okehampton Castle

Okehampton's castle dates back to Norman times, and is strategically sited on top of a rocky escarpment. Later it became a sumptuous residence for Hugh Courtenay, Earl of Devon, who enlarged it into Devon's largest …
Pub Food in Okehampton

Bearslake Inn

A rambling, thatched Dartmoor longhouse serving classy, locally sourced pub food.