Places to visit in Kingswear parish
The excellent booklet below is available from Kingswear Post Office and Kingswear Village Stores at £2 or by post from:
Tony Pithers, 11 Raddicombe Drive, Hillhead, Brixham. TQ5 0HA; tel: 01803 882 351; email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jan Henshall, 3 Overhill, Wood Lane, Kingswear, TQ6 0DL; tel: 01803 752 226
DART VALLEY RAILWAY.
Steam trains from Kingswear to Paignton, Easter to October. Santa Special in December.
Round Robin - boat to Totnes, bus to Paignton, steam train to Kingswear.
Tel: 01803 553760. www.paignton-steamrailway.co.uk
COLETON FISHACRE (NATIONAL TRUST) Coleton, Kingswear, Dartmouth TQ6 0EG, South Devon
Arts & Crafts style house set amid gardens in a spectacular coastal setting.
Once the home of Rupert and Dorothy D'Oyly Carte
Tel: 01803 752466
The lane leading to Coleton Fishacre is narrow and can be busy on fine days. Use of passing places and reversing may be necessary.
Visitors wishing to walk the coast path are requested to park in Coleton Camp or Brownstone car parks (signed).
GREENWAY HOUSE & GARDENS (NATIONAL TRUST), Greenway Road, Galmpton, Nr Brixham, TQ5 0ES, South Devon
Glorious woodland garden on the banks of the river Dart. Once the home of Agatha Christie.
Car parking space must be booked before arrival. Tel: 01803 842382
Ferries available from Dartmouth and Dittisham.
NATIONAL COAST WATCH STATION, Froward Point
Regional Administrator: Jon Gifford. email: email@example.com