East Prawle village, Devon
East Prawle is a village situated in Chivelstone parish in the South Hams district of Devon. It lies on the coast southeast of Salcombe near the most southerly tip of Devon, Prawle Point.
Mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, the name of the village comes from the Anglo Saxon word 'Praewhyll' meaning 'lookout place'.
Primarily a farming settlement the village has seen little major development save to meet local requirements. During the First world War an airfield was constructed just outside the village.
Local amenities include a public house, local shop, and a community hall.
Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:
Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:
There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby: