Today Throwleigh’s population is around 350, centred around the Church, memorial cross, old forge pond and, recently opened, an “outreach” post office in the church.
It still remains very much a farming community and as such the inhabitants of the parish are spread over a wide area including the hamlets of Wonson, (village Hall and Pub), Murchington and Providence (chapel).
In the warmer months visitors are drawn to the quiet country lanes and good walking country on this moorland fringe. The Mariners Way runs through part of the parish, and the whole area is criss-
Clampitts is a 3 bedroom semi-detached house with glorious views. A lovely quiet spot with walking from the door; good food pub at Wonson (1 mile)Holiday Cottages & Self Catering
In Throwleigh, with glorious views of surrounding moors and meadows, a semi-detached house a few hundred yards walk along a lane from open moorland. From the village lane, an ascending front path shared with friendly neighbour, a few newly paved steps and a sunny bench; at the side and back, a mostly lawned garden enclosed by hedgerow with a rustic granite path leading to patio (table/bench) for enjoying those lovely views.
Ayshmoor was originally a Devon Longhouse, it offers an oasis of serenity with moorland walks virtually from the front door.Holiday Cottages & Self Catering
½ mile from the open moor and from a popular pub and about a mile from Throwleigh, in the peaceful hamlet of Aysh, a detached, 18th cent. stone cottage, originally a Devon longhouse. Wonderful walled garden to front with archway to orchard and meadows to wander and play games, leading down to a stream (small children should be supervised). You can walk out on to Dartmoor, and the ancient Mariners' Way walking route (Dartmouth to Bideford) passes through the hamlet.
Moorhaven holiday cottage near Throwleigh on Dartmoor in Devon sleeps 6 people, set close to a popular pub and has 3 bedrooms including 2 double bedrooms. Moorhaven in Wonson is ideal if you are looking for a good sized cottage that sleeps 6 people near Dartmoor with nice and spacious bedrooms, looking out over a fantastic pub that is family friendly.Holiday Cottages & Self Catering
Moorhaven holiday cottage near Throwleigh on Dartmoor in Devon sleeps 6 people, set close to a popular pub and has 3 bedrooms including 2 double bedrooms. Moorhaven in Wonson is ideal if you are looking for a good sized cottage that sleeps 6 people near Dartmoor with nice and spacious bedrooms, lookingout over a fantastic pub that is family friendly.
Moorhaven holiday cottage is in the tiny edge-of-the-moor hamlet of Wonson, alongside a small pub and a lane-mile from Throwleigh, a comfortable and very welcoming cottage, one of three carefully and lovingly renovated from a long barn...