An Early visitor enjoying the Sun

We had a visit the other morning in the warm sun on a piece of bracken near the river. We have never seen one before and believe it to be a”Privet Black Hawth Moth.” #livingindevon. #vistdartmoor. #bernardsacre. #lovelyinthe garden. #comeandseeus

Still getting ready to be ready for you again.

We thought you would like to know what’s happening behind our doors, which are now closed. Yes things around us have stopped and people and companies that are due to give us completion certificates are closed. The application for the payment of a £20k Dartmoor Leaf grant has also come to a halt, unable to…

Planting for the future

Today was a good planting day. We took the opportunity to replace the 9 trees we have lost to age, disease and high winds in the recent years. Our replanting programme now totals 17 new trees with native species that are know to survive the Dartmoor climate. Betula Albosinensis Fascination (orange birch) Betula pendula (silver…

Getting back online

After months of wrangling we are hopeful of getting back on line very shortly now as BT Openreach have now succeeded in installing the new cable ducting. We are now just waiting for another team to pull a new cable in.

Excellent Team Work Today

After a Christmas break our builders P H J Dennis & Sons certainly managed to work off any Christmas excess lifting the large heavy timber ridge beam into position. #bernardsacre. # enlargedentrancelobby. #willgivealoverlywelcome