Bickley Mill Inn

“A charming mix of old and new in a rural mill”



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Located in an idyllic Devon valley, this beautifully restored 13th-century flour mill has a unique appeal among pubs close to the beaches on the English Riviera and the wilderness of Dartmoor. Sitting beside the cosy log fire or watching the trickle of the stream in the tree-shaded garden, it’s hard to believe this tranquil setting is only a short hop from the tourist-filled resort of Torquay. Sticking to local suppliers, Torbay’s Bays Brewery ales appear on the pumps and Devon produce dominates the menu.

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Bickley Mill Inn


About the area

Discover Devon

With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.

Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them. 

Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.

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