Ashwater

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Coordinates: 50°44′N 4°17′W / 50.73°N 04.29°W / 50.73; -04.29

Ashwater
Ashwater is located in Devon
Ashwater
Ashwater
 Ashwater shown within Devon
OS grid reference SX3895
District Torridge
Shire county Devon
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BEAWORTHY
Postcode district EX21
Dialling code 01409
Police Devon and Cornwall
Fire Devon and Somerset
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament Torridge and West Devon
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Ashwater is a village and civil parish in the Torridge district of Devon, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 651. It is close by the Cornish border, and is about 10 miles north of Launceston.

The church is thirteenth century, with fifteenth-century windows, with an arcade that mixes the two periods. The decorated font is Norman, described as "a great treasure" in Mee (1965).

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  • Mee, A. The King's England: Devon (Hodder and Stoughton, 1965), p. 24.

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