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... do is stand behind a roped off area.
We arrived in the late afternoon (thanks to the GPS lady who guided us right to the door).
My Devon cousin lives in an old stately home on the banks of the Torridge River,
near Bideford, Devon. The original part of this house is estimated to be at
least 200 years old. It has been added and updated over the years so that it is
now about 4500 sq. ft. sitting on 4 acres. It’s a ...
We had a stop over on the way to Penzance from Timsbury. It is a fair drive, so we would stop in this little crossroads in Exmoor Forest. The drive through the forest is beautiful with valleys and hills. I hate to sound complacent but this seems to be just normal for England. I like to check out the houses and these are back to the stone houses that have lots of character. No cookie cutter surveys here!
We stop in ...
... and went into the workshop and there was a kit available for us to have a go at making a small piece of appliqué which would make the centre of a cushion. We were taught a way of doing this using a method I was not familiar with. Most of the girls in our group have not done appliqué as they are embroiderers. We worked away until we went to the cafe for our chosen lunch, mine being a delicious minted pea soup, followed by brie ...
... mustard followed by a very moist carrot cake or chocolate brownie or both if you were up to it!!! Tea and coffee to follow. Back to our stitching which I continued for about another hour, then Bernadette and I went for a walk to take photos in the grounds and go down to the little private church on this property. There were lots of grave stones that were really old, and some very recent too. Inside the church all the kneelers were hand embroidered. Back to the ...
... market and attracts people from far and wide. We had a good look around, but I really didn't buy anything as I was was not really taken by anything, but it was interesting to look. Back out into the very picturesque town, I took some photos of the buildings and went over to the lovely church and went inside. I was able to take photos here too. A short bus trip to our hotel, the beautiful Lewtrenchard. ...