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South Hams, Totnes

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South Hams is a local government district on the south coast of Devon, England. It is administered partly by South Hams District Council, which has its headquarters in the town of Totnes, and partly by Devon County Council in the nearby city of Exeter. The area also contains the towns of Dartmouth, Kingsbridge, Ivybridge, Salcombe — the largest of which is Ivybridge with a population of 11,851.To the north it includes part of Dartmoor National Park, to the east borders Torbay, and to the west Plymouth. It contains some of the most unspoilt coastline on the south coast, including the promontories of Start Point, and Bolt Head. The entire coastline, along with the lower Avon and Dart valleys, form most of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The South Hams, along with nearby Broadsands in Paignton, is the last British refuge of the cirl bunting.
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  • The problem with spouting off about a place to say how much you love it is that after people read your review they go and visit it themselves - and can spoil the place. We love the South Hams so much ...  more »
  • great area to visit , got a little bit of all sorts for everyone well worth having a look to see what you could find  more »
  • This is one of the most beautiful areas of the country. There are stunning beaches to visit, lovely towns and wonderful scenery. This unspoilt area is a must to visit.  more »