Branscombe

Tucked away in a valley that runs down to a beach on the famous Jurassic Coast, there is a timeless magic about this old village

Upcoming events

Winter apple tree pruning day in the Old Bakery orchard

Fri 01 Feb 2019
10:00-15:00
Pick up your loppers and secateurs and help the rangers care for the fruit trees growing in the Old Bakery orchard at Branscombe.

Winter tree pruning day in the Millennium Orchard

Fri 15 Feb 2019
10:00-15:00
Pick up your loppers and secateurs and help the rangers care for the fruit trees growing in the Millennium orchard at Branscombe.

50 things Sunday: Beach fun

Sun 14 Apr 2019
13:00-15:00
Explore the beach with the National Trust beach team and try some 50 things to do before your 11 ¾ .

Moth morning

Wed 12 Jun 2019
08:00-10:00
Discover the marvelous diversity of moths and their role in nature.

Jurassic Coast walk: Branscombe to Beer

Sun 21 Jul 2019
10:15-16:30
Enjoy a guided walk from Branscombe to Beer led by Tony Lambert local author and Jurassic Coast Ambassador. Discover the interesting geology and wildlife of the area.

Butterfly walk round Branscombe

Wed 07 Aug 2019
13:30-16:30
What butterflies can you spot around the Branscombe valley?
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History

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Get involved

Manor Mill in Branscombe

Volunteer at Manor Mill

Help us bring to life the wonderful watermill at Branscombe. We are looking for enthusiastic, friendly volunteers to welcome visitors to this hidden gem. No previous experience or knowledge is required - full training given.

Rangers and volunteers hedgelaying in East Devon

Volunteer in East Devon 

If you love getting stuck in with hands-on jobs, or enjoy talking to people about pieces of local history, or even just want to learn new skills, we've got plenty of opportunities to volunteer with our East Devon team.

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Places to stay

The exterior of Forge Cottage, Branscombe, Devon

Staying in Branscombe 

Stay in Branscombe overnight at Forge Cottage. With a footpath on your door step leading to the beach. Its a perfect location to enjoy the village's history, countryside and Jurassic coastline.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Branscombe on the National Trust Collections website