The National Trust

Looking after nature, beauty and history

The National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, commonly known simply as the National Trust, is an independent charity and membership organisation for environmental and heritage conservation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. They describe themselves as “a charity that works to preserve and protect historic places and spaces—for ever, for everyone”.

National Trust gems around North Devon include Arlington Court and sweeping sea views. from the wilds of West Exmoor to the dramatic Hartland coastline.

Discover some of the great walks around  Ilfracombe and the surrounding area

There’s the twisting and turning zig-zag walk to the top of the Ilfracombe Torrs which was carved into the cliff face by the Victorians. Follow in their footsteps and be rewarded with fantastic views of the coastline and Ilfracombe – The Centenary walk at Arlington Court or the easy access walk at Baggy Point