6.31 ha (15.59 acres)

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Explorer 20
OS Landranger 201

Newton Wood and Hollacombe Quarry are set in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) on the slopes of the River Yealm valley. Look out for the twisted shapes created by a clump of old Monterey pines. There are also fine views across the river.


  • Spring flowers
  • Broadleaved woodland
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A lasting legacy

This wood is just one of many to have been protected by gifts in wills, securing it for generations to come. Your legacy gift could also make a real difference to woods, trees and wildlife.

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Yealm Woods Management Plan

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