Umberleigh Devon
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Umberleigh Devon
Umberleigh Devon

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Umberleigh North Devon in the Parishes of Chittlehampton and Atherington
Now that the Umberleigh Post Office is closed, run by Judy for many years...
the nearest Post Office and shop is at Atherington just a few minutes up from Umberleigh
towards Torrigton and High Bickington

A superb and surpising place to visit just off the Bishops Tawton garage towards Codden

 the North Devon Show at Fishleigh, Umberleigh, August 

Umberleigh is a quiet village set around the old three arched Umberleigh bridge, by the river Taw (Tarka the Otter). only 6 miles from Barnstaple on 377 Exeter road. South Molton and Torrington 8 miles on B3227 Served by the Tarka line train to Umberleigh Station. Chittlehampton, Chittlehamholt and Atherington are only a couple of miles either way from the bridge, and all well worth a visit. All villages have facilities for food and drink.

There are plenty of 'Old English' Thatched cottages in Chilttlehampton, which is particularly quaint, a fine English village square and great spired Church, old medieval stocks, certainly one to walk round. A little further away from Atherington is High Bickington, again lots of old charm, and possibly the most complete old English Devon village is Chulmleigh, some 8 miles away.

Come to Umberleigh area and discover many hidden and undiscovered gems


Murchs' Antiques Emporium - 'One the Bridge' Umberleigh EX37 9AA. tel 01769 560522 Ask for Pat, and feel free to explore round his extensive Warehouse of Antiques, bric-a-brac, Collectables, Furniture...Pat is the knowledge of Umberleigh...just ask him anything about the area.
Also part of Murches is THE COTTAGE KITCHEN COMPANY    Figure Drawing and Painting in North Devon..a list of galleries, groups and classes


The Rising Sun Inn
 - 'On the other side of the Bridge' Umberleigh, North Devon, England EX37 9DU. Tel Tel: 01769 560447 / Fax: 01769 560764 Very old character village pub, with awards for great food. Also the centre for Shooting and Fishing along the river Taw 9 B&B letting rooms and a conference suite.

Over Weir 4 star camping and caravanning Umberleigh, "beautiful site over the valley" Paul and Sue 01769 560009

  Lee Barton  AA 4 Stars,and I have 2 self-catering cottages,Lee Meadow,2 bedrooms,sleeps 4 and Lee Court, 3 bedrooms,sleeps 6.   Broad Park Bed and Breakfast in North Devon is a wonderful self-contained barn annexe with a private entrance. It's completely separate with a beautiful lounge, large television, vaulted ceiling and mezzanine bedroom. Set in perfect countryside for walking, fishing, bird watching or just relaxing. Ideal for peaceful romantic breaks for two people, and private enough for honeymoons!

Barn Cottage
at High Bickington, Self-catering holiday accommodation located in the heart of North Devon, sleeps up to 6 people and is dog-friendly!   01769 560888

Shops and services
Murchs' Antiques Emporium - 'One the Bridge' Umberleigh EX37 9AA. tel 01769 560522 Ask for Pat, and feel free to explore round his extensive Warehouse of Antiques, bric-a-brac, Collectables, Furniture

Murch Bros (Engineers) Ltd. - 'Beside the Emporium' by the bridge, Umberleigh EX37 9AA. Tel 01769 560369 & 560360 See Tony for Agricultural & Horticultural Machinery Sales & service. Also Countryside Stores, yum be surprise what hes got!...all sorts of nails, bolts, fixings, farm stuff, welding and machinery repairs!

 The Railway Station at Umberleigh - trains from Barnstaple Exeter, and beyond. The tarka Line, fantastic views and train line. The trains are now run every hour. With many specials like music trains and pub runs, also walking and countryside days out, contact for all the times and events and information about our line.

Hair dressing Saloon ...just up the road from the Bridge... Anne Page   01769 540276

Private Fishing on river Warden Ivan Huxtable 01769 540835 or the Rising Sun Pub

Weirmarsh Farm Restaurant & Self Catering, Umberleigh

Umberleigh Twinning Association contact secretary Pauline Murch 01271 379155

Artist Colin Allbrook, famous atmospheric landscapes of the area and wildlife, in watercolour and oils,  tel 01769 560041 winner of the 2010 TURNER prize

A small evangelical Church situated by the bridge in Umberleigh, affiliated to the Evangelical Alliance which meets at 11am every Sunday for worship and Sunday School. Sunday evening meetings and Housegroups. A warm welcome awaits you and further information 01769 520229 or 01769 560057

 Umberleigh Village School    Luxury Holiday homes near Umberleigh


Chittlehampton Village...
The Parish Village for Umberleigh, and only a mile or so up the hill from the Station, a fine old village, with large spired church, a school, Post office/shop, Top Pub (voted best pub in North Devon 2007). Best war display around, and one of North devon's best Ceramics North Devon flying away  We offer a First Class Service on all your travel needs at a very competitive rate   Lady Chimney Sweeps for the aea Christine Adey look after your Body  HIGH BICKINGTON

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