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Cockington Court, Torquay

Categories: Gardens, Historic Sites, Nature & Parks, Museums, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web
Savor fine arts while wandering the lush English countryside at Cockington Court. Only 1.6 km (1 mi) from the sea, the 186 hectare (460 acre) site boasts a historic manor house with over 20 craft studios surrounded by landscaped gardens. Witness fine art in the making at the glassblowing and blacksmithing exhibits, or purchase handmade crafts at the artisan goods stalls. Catch a bus or walk from the nearby village, as cars are not allowed to enter the site. Make Cockington Court part of your personalized Torquay itinerary using our Torquay family vacation planner.
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  • This is a very nice place to sit and take in the views and generally watch the world go by . We had a few drinks while we was there , which made it all the more enjoyable . There's lots going on here ...  read more »
  • Really lovely parkland, house, workshops & craft shops. Well worth a visit when in the Torbay area ! 
  • Cockington has so much to see from an old smiddy to glass blowing to seeing them making horseshoes and lots of lovely gardens 
  • Grounds are expansive and fantastic, house is beautiful. Lovely place to explore and sit on the grass with a picnic
  • Nice grounds for a walk but not much to look at really. CafĂ© was nice but a little expensive compared to others in the surrounding area.
  • Lovely grounds and nice pub lunch and somewhere you wouldn't expect to find so close to Torquay
  • Nice grounds to walk around and kids to play also glass blowing is very interesting.
  • Great place to visit. Lovely cafe and stunning surroundings
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