Restoring North Devon's stone faced hedgbanksCroyde, Woolacombe and Mortehoe, Devon
- Dates5 July 2020 to 12 July 2020
- Holiday typeTrust
- AvailabilityNo longer available
- Activity type Coast and countryside, Construction, Rural skills
- Holiday code20ATQ163
- AccommodationExmoor Bunkhouse
About Restoring North Devon's stone faced hedgbanksHelp restore some 200 year old hedgebanks on the North Devon coast.
The North Devon coast boasts dry-stone walls and stone-faced hedgebanks that are over 200 years old and in need of restoration. Learn the art of stonefaced hedgebanking and provide a vital habitat for many wildflowers, as well as a home for voles, reptiles, insects and birds.
About the accommodation
A stone-built barn that was converted in the 1970s and is situated on the Watersmeet Estate on the North Devon coast. The bunkhouse provides a warm and comfy place to relax after a hard day’s work. There are two dormitories, a leader’s room and bathroom upstairs plus an additional bathroom downstairs. There is a pleasant garden with picnic benches and a barbecue. If you want to venture a little further, there is a delightful country pub a short walk away. The views of the coast and surrounding countryside are dramatic and spectacular.
Facilities: garden, drying room.
Bedding: pillow and base sheet provided.
Notes for guests
A standard kit list can be found on our Essential Information page.