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Devon  Local Services KingsbridgeThe bustling market town of Kingsbridge lies at the head of the Salcombe Estuary and is the undisputed capital of The South Hams, an old English word meaning "sheltered place", which covers an area of some 340 square miles between the Rivers Dart and Tamar.

Kingsbridge and the surrounding towns and villages are popular holiday destinations, with much of the area lying within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty attracting visitors from both home and abroad. Sandy beaches, hidden coves, quaint villages with thatched cottages and character filled inns are all within easy reach, as are breathtaking rural and coastal walks.

Devon  Local Services KingsbridgeThe town itself is steeped in history, the church has a 13th century tower and parts of the picturesque "Shambles" date from the 16th century. Nowadays, however, Kingsbridge has a distinct role to play with its facilities serving many of the nearby communities. There are monthly farmers' markets held in the town square adjacent to the newly constructed bandstand. Summer music festivals and carnival processions grace the promenade and quay-side areas.

But Kingsbridge is not just for summer; the year culminates with a majestic illuminated carnival procession through the town's narrow streets.For sporting enthusiasts, the town boasts a purpose built sports and leisure complex together with a newly completed indoor swimming pool. There are 18 hole links golf courses at nearby Thurlestone and Bigbury. The sailing Mecca of Salcombe is just six miles to the south where all aspects of water sports are available.

The nearest main line train station is at Totnes some fourteen miles distant and the A38 Devon Expressway which leads to the M5 and motorway network some eleven miles away. The historic city of Plymouth is approx twenty three miles to the west and offers a wide range of facilities including an airport, mainline railway station and ferry links to the continent.
 
Bradleys

Bradleys Estate Agents
cloest office to Kingsbridge

16 Mannamead Road
Plymouth
Devon
PL4 7AA
Tel 01752 260400
Fax 01752 252424
Email

 
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Services
 
Tourist Information 01548 853195
South Hams Council 01803 861234
SW Electricity 0800 365900
South West Water 08001 691133
South West Gas 0800 111999
Police 0990 777444
Health Centre 01548 853551
South Hams Hospital 01548 852349
Library 01548 852315
Post Office 01548 852348
Bus Service 01752 402060
Veterinary Surgery 01548 856294
 
Leisure
 
Leisure Bigbury Golf Club 01548 810207
Thurlestone Golf Club 01548 560405
Cookworthy Museum 01548 853235
Salcombe Boat Hire 01548 844475
Harbour Master 01548 843791
Leisure Centre 01548 857100
Sorley Riding School 01548 856662
 
Education
 
Kingsbridge Primary 01548 852009
Kingsbridge Secondary 01548 852117
     
Devon Private Schools
Newton Abbot
Tel   01626 352164
Plymouth Entertainment
Rock and Roll Band
Kingsbridge
Tel   01548 856361
Email    info@dodgemsrockandroll.co.uk
 
 
 
     
     
 
 

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