Bucks Mills Cabin Open Day

A rare opportunity to see inside this tiny artists retreat which has been left untouched since the 1970's.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Last used by renowned artists Judith Ackland and Mary Stella Edwards , the Cabin is exactly as they left it over 40 years ago and remains a hidden gem in this pretty coastal village. Peek through the tiny windows at the wild ocean views and see the brushes, paints and other artifacts that the artists used to own.

The basics

Suitability
Children are welcome
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
The Cabin is located on the slipway down to the beach at Bucks Mills. Bucks Mills is located off the A39 at Bucks Cross, grid ref SS 349 232 / post code EX39 5DY
What to bring and wear
Wear clothing appropriate for the weather and bring a camera. Donations are welcome.
Accessibility
Steep walk down to Cabin. Steps into Cabin and into upper floor of the building. The building is small and not suitable for wheelchair users or pushchairs.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
10 September 2017 10:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
North Devon Event Bookings
Email
northdevon@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01598 763402

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A rare opportunity to see inside this tiny artists retreat which has been left untouched since the 1970's.

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