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Picturesque CLOVELLY was put on the map in the second half of the nineteenth century by two books: Charles Dickens' A Message From the Sea and Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley, whose father was rector here for six years. The antique tone of the village has been preserved by strict regulations limiting hotel and holiday accommodation, but its excessive quaintness and the streams of visitors on summer days make it impossible to see beyond the artifice. The cobbled, traffic-free main street plunges down past neat, flower-smothered cottages where sledges are tethered for transporting goods, the only way to …
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The New Inn

Attractive Hotel housed in an historic 17th-century building, situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Clovelly.