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Clovelly Village, Clovelly

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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.
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  • Walking along the beach over the stones we were very disappointed to see items dumped by the villagers in the under growth to rot. We pay £7.25 to enter the village, this money is for the up keep of.....  more »
  • Visited closely today with family. We took our 1 year old son in his carrier, definitely a good idea as it would be very difficult to push a buggy back up. It's not too steep, if you have some level.....  more »
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