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Alwington village, Devon

Alwington is a village and civil parish in the Torridge district of Devon, England. The parish is on the coast and includes the villages of Alwington, Fairy Cross, Ford and Knotty Corner. The parish had a total population of 381 in the 2001 census.

The Bible of Alwington is the name given to the carvings inside the church, depicting Biblical scenes. These carvings cover the reredos, pulpit and manorial pew. They were carved by Reuben Arnold, a twentieth century carpenter from Monkleigh.

It appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Alwinstone.

Local Accommodation

Cottages

Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Bideford, Westward Ho!, Northam and Holsworthy.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:

arrowWestward Ho!

arrowNortham

arrowGreat Torrington

arrowBideford

Hotels

Hotels

Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:

	arrowWestward Ho!

	arrowNortham

	arrowBideford

	arrowHartland

Caravans

Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Bideford, Torrington, Braunton and Winkleigh.

Nearby Attractions

Attractions

There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby:

Bradworthy

	arrowGnome Reserve

Appledore

	arrowSkern Lodge Activity Centre

	arrowNorth Devon Maritime Museum

Great Torrington

	arrowTorrington Golf Club

	arrowDartington Crystal

	arrowThe Plough Arts Centre

	arrowPlough Arts Centre

Clovelly

	arrowClovelly Court Gardens

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