Torre Abbey

Torre Abbey is a historic building and art gallery in , Devon, which lies in the . It was founded in 1196 as a monastery for Premonstratensian canons, and is now the best-preserved medieval monastery in Devon and Cornwall.

Landmarks in the Area

Railway station
Torquay railway station is on the Riviera Line and serves the seaside resort of , , England. is situated 1200 feet southwest of Torre Abbey. Photo: Geof Sheppard, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Grand Hotel is a hotel in , . The Restaurant 1881 holds an AA Rosette for fine dining. is situated 1500 feet south of Torre Abbey. Photo: Tony Hisgett, CC BY 2.0.

is situated 1800 feet north of Torre Abbey. Photo: Derek Harper, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Cockington is a village near in the English county of . is situated 1 mile west of Torre Abbey.

Torquay is a seaside town in , England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay. is situated 1 mile east of Torre Abbey. Photo: Ianmacm, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ellacombe is a district of , . Ellacombe is home to Ellacombe Primary school, which is known to be the only place in Torquay that still has a fully standing World War 2 air raid shelter. is situated 1 mile northeast of Torre Abbey.

Preston is a suburb located in the northern part of in . is situated 1½ miles southwest of Torre Abbey.

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