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Kenton - Mamhead very peaceful and fauna rich
1 hour walks
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Hoskins:'Mamhead Park is exceedingly beautiful,with many noble trees,and views over a luxuriant landscape to the sea.'

This very pleasant and easy walk takes you through the outskirts of Powderham estate into a tranquil and fauna rich part of Devon and past the entrance to Mamhead House.

Looking towards Mamhead

Mamhead House for sale ,yet again.

Views are quite spectacular.

 

length:
5.2 miles
time:
1hr 50mins
terrain:
tracks
lanes
lanes
60%
main roads
0 %
1%
altitude range
0 - 80 m
quality of track
****
  
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parking

Kenton Carpark near the church

There are two steep climbs.

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 Walks near Mamhead:
  
 Kenton
See the estuary and the sea stretch in front of you while you walk towards Starcross.
  
 
 Oxton House
This pleasant walk passes a public lane leading to Oxton House,once owned by the Rev and artist John Swete.
  
 
 Powderham
Two delighful walks around Powderham castle.
Both do not require an entrance fee.