Modbury in South Devon
An historic market town set in a beautiful rural location, between the unspoiled golden sandy beaches of South Devon and and the extensive wilderness of Dartmoor.
A unique collection of individual shops, small businesses, restaurants, public houses and art galleries where personal service is alive and well !
Brownston Gallery Latest Exhibition
Derek Holland (1927-2014) - a restless beauty.
A highly-regarded watercolourist based at his studio in Plymouth, Holland started his career as an abstract artist at The Central School of Arts and Crafts in post-war London.
19th June to 4th July. Private View Thursday 18th June..
Please Contact the gallery to be added to the guest list or email for the catalogue
View Derek Holland paintings
Individual Shops and Specialist Businesses
Modbury offers an excellent selection of shops and businesses for both local residents and visitors.
Food and Drink:
Looking for places to eat or to buy local produce? - A high quality delicatessen, several cafés, an excellent country butcher, local fruit and veg, three public houses serving food, a wine bar, an indian restaurant, chinese takeaway.
Shops and Businesses:
A kitchen design showroom, the most extensive hardware-DIY shop in the South Hams, three art galleries, one picture framer, an interior design shop, website and search engine optimization consultant, two hair stylists, carpet shop, architects, opticians, dentist, bank, newsagent, post office, African safaris, gift shops, collectibles, florist, two estate agents, book shop, builders, electricians, plumbers, carpenter, car repair garage, call centre.
Looking for accommodation in South Devon ? Three Inns all with en-suite accommodation and restaurants, several B&B's, three campsites, luxury log cabin holidays.
Places to Visit
Modbury provides services to the adjacent picturesque villages of Aveton Gifford, Kingston, Ringmore, Bigbury, Ermington, Bigbury on Sea and Holbeton. Easy access from the A379 to Burgh Island, Ermington Woods, Wonwell Beach, Aymer Cove, Westcombe Beach, Mothecombe Beach.
An extensive network of country lanes and bridleways for horse riding and cycling, many miles of beautiful footpaths to explore the surrounding countryside.