If you want to know more about Dartmoor, have a look at our books

  • Local authors include Roger Whale and Tracey Elliot-Reep
  • Local artists hold exhibitions throughout the year
  • Books, books and more interesting books
  • Photographs

...and downstairs

Beautiful accessories to brighten your day

You'll find ladies bags and scarves, photo frames and bronze animals to adorn your home, and

  • maps and walking accessories
  • local food and farmhouse cider, and Dartmoor ale
  • 2015 calendars

Special offers

Snuggle up in this cosy rug © National Trust

Until 30 July

10% off selected lines of our 100% wool rugs. 

Loyalty card

Start gathering stamps on one of our loyalty cards © National Trust

Get a stamp each time you spend over £5 in one transaction in our shop at Widecombe.  When you've collected ten stamps, get 10% off when you spend £15 or more on your next shop.

Dartmoor whitefaced and greyfaced sheep

An ancient breed ...

To help promote these ancient breeds, we have several items made from their wool and sometimes a whole sheepskin or two are for sale.

A jolly good yarn

  • TWOOL twine ........... © National Trust staff


    Twool twine is strong enough for traditional use in the garden, yet soft enough for crafts and gifts.

  • Little Miss Muffet, sat on a tuffet .... © National Trust staff


    Your very own tuffet to sit on - it's made of three layers of lovely thick felt.

Hunts cider

Traditional farmhouse cider © National Trust staff

Traditional farmhouse cider

Made in Torbay from the apples of a 200 year old orchard, which has been in the same family for all that time.

This is a traditional farm house cider - you can taste the goodness.  Sold in 500ml bottles, 1 litre and 2 litre flagons.



Come and see our outdoor range of clothing and more © National Trust staff

Come and see our outdoor range of clothing and more

Wonderful 100 percent wool blankets, to walking boots and rucksacks.

Dartmoor Brewery

Try one of these local beers © National Trust staff

Try one of these local beers

This micro brewery is right in the heart of Dartmoor, using Dartmoor water and Dartmoor barley.

They produce three beers - Jail Ale 4.8 percent, Legend 4.4 percent and Dartmoor IPA 4.0 percent.

Why not take a bottle home to try?

Ladies accessories

Lovely warm colours .... © National Trust

Lovely warm colours ....

Beautiful bags made in the West Country and a variety of scarves from cotton through to wool and reds through to greys.

A treat for your home

Give your home a treat today .... © National Trust

Give your home a treat today ....

Cotton throws and cushions, metal frames from the West Country and fantastic hares by Paul Jenkins and more.

Local sauces

Why not try these locally made Chilli sauces? © National Trust staff

Why not try these locally made Chilli sauces?

Devon Chilli Farm, less than three miles from Widecombe, makes the Beast of Dartmoor sauce and the Devil of Dartmoor chocolate.

Food for thought

A lovely treat or gift © National Trust staff

A lovely treat or gift

Try some of our tasty local Teoni cookies, or whortleberry jam and more - there's a good variety to choose from on the ground floor of the shop.