South Milton village, Devon
South Milton is a small village in the South Hams area of South Devon. It lies about three miles west of Kingsbridge and has a population of about 400 people. The village dates from at least the last thousand years. It is mentioned in the Domesday Book where it was known as Middleton, and an ancient local farm is called 'Collicot', a Saxon word meaning 'holding by the stream'.
South Milton parish covers 1,556 acres and stretches from just east of the village to the sea at South Milton Sands. It includes the hamlets of Upton and Sutton, at least seven working farms, a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a very early, possibly Saxon, font in the Church.
Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:
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