Send flowers to Sheepstor, Devon
Our florists love making bouquets and arrangements for UK flower delivery, and we can send flowers to Sheepstor, Devon for you. We have a wide range of Roses, Freesia flower bouquets, and Lilies, as well as Classic Bouquets and our Colourful flower Bouquets, and our range of Flowers under £21.00. Our home page provides more information on our extensive range of next-day flower delivery services, all of which are available for next day UK flower delivery to Sheepstor, Devon, Or indeed anywhere in the UK! When you're thinking of a gift to give on birthdays, anniversaries, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day and other occasions, why not send flowers to Sheepstor, Devon? Through us, you can choose from a variety of bouquets to those close to your heart. We also offer next-day delivery service in case you want your blooms to arrive right on schedule. So if you want flowers delivered on special occasions, make sure to order flowers for delivery to Sheepstor, Devon. Best of all, our seven day freshness guarantee means you can rest assured knowing your special someone will enjoy their flowers for days after delivery.
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Sheepstor is a village and civil parish in Devon that’s located on the western side of Dartmoor and lies at the south of the Burrator Reservoir. The parish along with the nearby parishes of Walkhampton and Meavy form the Burrator Ward for electoral purposes and the Burrator Parish Council for administrative purposes.
One of the best things about Sheepstor is that it has retained its raw beauty and small-town charm. It’s relatively undeveloped compared to big cities, making it an excellent destination if you want to escape the noise and pollution in urban areas and spend some time in a peaceful, bucolic place.
A Brief History of Sheepstor
The village and parish are named after Sheeps Tor, a nearby rock formation that’s located half a mile from the village and rises 369 meters above sea level. There are actually several tors in the area, but Sheeps Tor is one of the most prominent and easily visible outcrops.
The name “Sheeps Tor”, though, doesn’t really refer to sheep. Experts believe that it’s derived from the Old English word “scyttel”, which means “bolt” or “bar” and most likely refers to the shape of Sheeps Tor when viewed from certain angles. Over the years, the name of the village and parish has been spelled “Sitelestorra” (in the 1168 Pipe Roll), “Schetelestorre”, “Schitelestor”, “Sytelestorre”, and “Scitelstor”, among others.
Even though Sheepstor isn’t as popular as other tourist destinations, it has a wide range of attractions that you can explore. As a result, it’s hard to feel bored when you spend a couple of days in the village or parish since there are lots of things you can do.
If you love walking or hiking, for example, you can set aside a day to explore Sheeps Tor as well as the other outcrops in the area. This way, you’ll see them up close and marvel at the beautiful views they offer, complete with moss-covered trees and Sheepstor flowers (if you’re visiting during springtime). You can even visit various archaeological attractions along the way, such as the Yellowmead stone circle and Drizzlecombe (which contain cairns, mehnirs, and stone rows dating from the Bronze Age).
You can also visit the local church, which is dedicated to St Leonard. It was built in the 15th century and has gone through several renovations and restorations over the years. It contains a reconstruction of the 16th century rood screen that was removed during a 19th century restoration; there were fortunately many detailed drawings of the screen, so the local vicar was able to make a precise replica in 1914. The churchyard, meanwhile, contains the graves of James Brooke and his two descendants, who were collectively called the three White Rajahs of Sarawak.
If you’re having a weekend getaway with your loved ones in the parish, you’ll want to send flowers to Sheepstor. It’s an excellent way to spice up your trip and make it more memorable, especially if you’re celebrating a birthday, wedding anniversary, or any other special occasion. Just contact us here at Clare Florist to order a bouquet for your mum, wife, girlfriend, or any other special person in your life. We specialise in flowers in Sheepstor and can provide you with high-quality bouquets that will surely impress your loved ones.
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Flower delivery information for Sheepstor, Devon
Our flowers delivery services in Sheepstor, Devon are usually made by DPD or Royal Mail Special Delivery. 99.9% of our flowers are delivered by 5pm on the requested day - (more commonly before noon), except UK Public Holidays. We also offer a range of next-day flower delivery options in Sheepstor, Devon - specific information is available during checkout.
Please ask if you need special arrangements, as sometimes we can accommodate special requests. Email firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll try to help.Order flowers to Sheepstor, Devon
Delivering flowers for special occasions
At appropriate times of year we can also deliver Valentine's Day flowers, Easter Flowers, Mother's Day flowers, and Christmas Flowers to Sheepstor, Devon.
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