Marwood is a rural Parish just over three miles north of Barnstaple. Marwood is one of several hamlets that are spread across the Parish with Prixford, Kingsheanton and Guineaford being the most populated. There is a Primary School, Nursery, three Churches, The Muddiford Inn and two main halls where the community meets. Marwood Hill Gardens, with a tearoom, is 20 acres of gardens open to the public, developed by Dr Smart, who died in 2002.
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1st MARWOOD SCOUTS , just one of the groups that meet in our Community Hall
If you enlarge the map of our area on the DCC website you will be able to click on our individual footpaths/bridleways for more information.
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