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Winkleigh, Devon

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Winkleigh, Devon

Winkleigh is a small village in Devon, England. It is best known outside Devon as the birthplace of Inch's Cider. Inch's Cider was bought by Bulmer's, who then closed the plant down. However some of those involved in the original enterprise now run Winkleigh Cider on the Hatherleigh Road.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS6308
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

Winkleigh, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Winkleigh, hundred, par., and vil., Devon - hundred and par., 9118 ac., pop. 1219; vil., 5½ miles SW. of Chulmleigh; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Winkleigh Court, seat.

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