The picturesque Dartmoor village of Doddiscombsleigh is picked out by Annunciata Elwes.
So hard to find you’d be forgiven for calling it Brigadoon, the village of Doddiscombsleigh is a happy haven amid tiny twisting lanes in the Haldon Hills. The 15th-century stained glass in St Michael’s Church is second to none but that at Exeter Cathedral.
The award-winning NoBody Inn — so-named for its 1950s landlord whose mourners accidentally buried an empty coffin — used to fill the bellies of 18th-century manganese miners.
It now does the same for locals and visitors lucky enough to find the place among the mists of Dartmoor.
Annunciata Elwes looks at a little-known spot accessible for just a few hours a day.
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