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Stunning view - Even in December. I want to come back and scuba dive the rock soon. And not all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hornchurch, United Kingdom
Beautiful location and wonderful scenery

This is a wonderful part of Torbay which is hidden and not that well known other than those who... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ivybridge, United Kingdom
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Thatcher Brow Ilsham Marine Drive, Torquay TQ1 2HT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning view - Even in December. I want to come back and scuba dive the rock soon. And not all drone pilots visit Gatwick, or intrude on anyones privacy!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PaulFrench67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful part of Torbay which is hidden and not that well known other than those who live locally. Lovely walks and a nice grassy area with benches to sit and admire the view

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank adrianandlois
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Our group consisting of locals & Australian visitors came up here to see MS The World pass by after anchoring for two days FAB. It has a gifted covenant so can never be built on.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pausey65
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife took a stroll here. We took many pictures through our walk and of course the rock. The locals are very happy and pleasant. They all said good morning as they walked past which made us feel welcome. There are many dog...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

we often walk along here, and my hubby enjoys to sail around the bay so that we can see this from another angle, well worth a visit. nature at its finest

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vanessashihtzu
Reviewed 16 August 2018

To sit here and watch the world go by is lovely...... I can see Thatchers Rock from my window so have have this view anytime I want but there are plenty of seats and pleasant gardens

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deltadawn22
Reviewed 6 August 2018

No matter what time of day you visit , Thatcher Rock always provides excellent photographs. The walk around the head is easy , with stunning views of the coastline along the way

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank philkay2017
Reviewed 7 June 2018

great any time of year, morning noon or night, it has a mystical feeling, living for just 6 months, with a birds eye on the rock, watching the see and Thatcher's Rock from the rental property, was just wonderful experience, daily, hourly seconds it would...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We were driving by and we was this beauty and stopped to take pictures...it’s definitely breathtaking 😮

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank OyinOni
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Fab views with fhe famous Thatcher Rock out to sea. That her Avenue famous for its fabulous homes and gardens, not least one up for sale at 3.1 million! A nice walk or drive

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank janinamillar
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2 April 2018|
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Response from DtheWanderer | Reviewed this property |
I couldn’t find out the answer to your question, though a map of the area in 1795 shows that it was called Thatcher at that time.
17 September 2017|
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Response from diana b | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the late answer. No, it's a narrow track down lots of steps to the rock, but you can see if from the top of Ilsham Marine Drive from a car or standing on the top of the green. Great photo view and nice area for a... More