Home to Benedictine monks, visitors can admire the abbey’s Cistercian style characterised by its austere façade, with a mixture of Gothic and Romanesque windows and archways. An ornate interior includes the Lady Chapel, with its central Madonna figure; beautiful mosaic, marble floors; the stained glass windows of the Blessed Sacrament Chapel; and the dramatic High Altar.
- Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0EE
- Distance: 5.6 mile drive (13 min) from Dartington Hall Hotel
- Open: Monday–Sunday 09:00–18:00
- Buckfast Abbey website: https://www.buckfast.org.uk/