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Old Corn Mill &
Unique pottery made at The Mill by
Robin Gray. Inexpensive giftware, tableware and individual pieces.
See a demonstration on the potter's wheel or you can make
a pot on the wheel. Your pot can be fired/glazed, initialed and
sent to you.
Have a look around the working 16th Century Watermill. Magnificent
restoration from dereliction, containing a wealth of information
and interesting machinery.
- The pottery is open Easter - August 10am
- 5pm daily, Sept - Oct 10am - 5pm - closed Saturdays
- Cream Teas and light refreshments in Tea
Rooms or Mill Gardens.
- Hele Bay, Ilfracombe
Tel 01271 863185
Roger Cockram Ceramics
- Chittlehampton Pottery
Gallery and showroom showing four kinds of high quality ceramics
- practical, attractive kitchen wares; individual pieces on themes
of water, animals and plants; unusual candlesticks and decorative
figures plus prints of paintings by Ros Cockram.
Each of Roger's 'special' pieces is is thrown on the potter's
wheel and then partly dried. Then many hours are spent modeling
and painting the work, in a variety of ways, before it is ready
to fire. The pots are taken to a very high temperature in a slightly
smoky atmosphere in order to make them strong and to develop
the unique range of colours and surfaces.
- Open Mon-Fri 10am - 1pm 2pm - 5pm
- Chittlehampton is a lovely village with a
friendly pub, splendid church, thatched cottages and traditional
This pottery established in 1992 offers
an extensive range of some of the best pots available from five
Cornish and Devon potters in our own showroom.
The workshop and showroom are just below the main Clovelly Visitor
Centre, on the way to the famous cobbled village of Clovelly.
The workshop and showroom is open most of the year.
Visitors to the workshop can throw their own pot as a souvenier,
subject to supervision and a small fee.
- The pottery is open most of the year, but
during the summer months will be open Monday to Saturday 9:30am
- Clovelly, nr Bideford 01237 431042
The workshops and showroom are set around a cobbled
courtyard which, for most of the year, is filled with flowers
A visit to the pottery and gallery is intended to be a gentle
experience and you are encouraged to take your time. There is
always something going on - preparing clay, throwing pots, loading
[and unloading] the kiln glazing and even packing up orders!
- The studios and gallery are situated on the
main street (Market Street) close to the square
- Also on show - hand-dyed and printed fabrics
in a wide range of vibrant colours and designs
for Craft Centres and Galleries many of which also display pottery
Monkleigh Pottery is a traditional
craft pottery situated in the outbuildings of a small farm. The
workshop is sited in what was the farm dairy and the milking
parlour has been transformed into a large showroom. There is
an open workshop policy where visitors are welcome to chat to
the potter as they watch pots being made or glazed.
Visitors can browse for as long as they like. There is an extensive
range of well designed and carefully made pots suitable for the
oven, microwave and dishwasher. There is also a range of vases
for the flower arranger.
- Open Easter - Christmas 10am - 6pm daily
- Monkleigh nr Bideford Tel 01805 623194
- Suitable for wheelchairs
- From Torrington take the Bideford
road and turn left at the bottom of the steep station hill. Follow
the signs to Monkleigh and you will see our sign.