Chagford is an old Stannary town situated on the north eastern edge of Dartmoor . The term Stannary town denotes Chagfords historical connections with the tin mining industry , where the role of a Stannary town was to collect tax on refined tin. Chagford still has a bustling community whilst maintaining an its historic charm and character. Its idyllic location on Dartmoor means that it is a popular tourist destination.
Chagford, in Devon has much to offer holiday makers and visitors. There are many places to stay in Chagford, including great Self-catering holiday cottages and quality bed and breakfasts and guest houses.
Chagford Self-catering holiday cottages and B&Bs in Chagford, Devon
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Chagford also has a wide range of attractions and places to see. It has an excellent Delicatessen in the town square, Blacks Deli, which serves a wide range of local food and drink. Castle Drogo, the last castle built in England, is also close by to the north-east.