Kenton
in Devon of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.640 and -3.472 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 38' 23" and W -3° 28' 17"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:06 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:02 am and 9:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2022-06-24 08:22:22

Touring Kenton

Kenton in Devon (England) with it's 1,005 residents is a town located in United Kingdom about 157 mi (or 253 km) south-west of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Kenton is now 03:06 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Kenton, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Exeter International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape in a distance of 61 mi (or 99 km), South-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. We collected 2 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Exeter, Torquay, Bickleigh, Taunton and Plymouth. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 26th of June 2022

17°C (62 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 27th of June 2022

18°C (64 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 28th of June 2022

18°C (65 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Globe

Address
2,9 mi
34 Fore Street
EX3 0HR Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Du Vin Exeter

Address
6,1 mi
Magdalen Street
EX2 4HY Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel

Address
6,5 mi
Queen Street
EX43SP Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The City Gate Hotel

Address
6,4 mi
Iron Bridge
EX4 3RB Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel

Address
6,1 mi
Southernhay East
EX1 1QF EXETER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Buckerell Lodge

Address
5,3 mi
Topsham Road
EX2 4SQ Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Exeter Court Kennford

Address
3,2 mi
Kenford
EX6 7UX Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 23:00


The Devoncourt Resort

Address
3,6 mi
Douglas Avenue
EX8 2EX Exmouth
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Langstone Cliff

Address
3,4 mi
Mount Pleasant Road
EX7 0NA Dawlish
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Jurys Inn Exeter

Address
6,2 mi
Western Way
EX1 2DB Exeter
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

boat trip & birdwatching

Published: February 03, 2010
Length: 46:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ExmoorMist


61306 Mayflower at Powderham on the Cathedrals Express 1 April 2015

Published: April 01, 2015
Length: 49:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gjbarnardtube

An incredibly windy, cold and blustery day where I struggled to keep the camera still even on the mono-pod, but really worth it to see the Mayflower for the first time. This is the first steam...


7th July 2003 Starcross Massive

Published: January 04, 2015
Length: 46:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mugsey Grant

Mugsey Grant Takes A Trip To Small Seaside Village Starcross. On His Adventure He Tells Us About Why Its Called Starcross And How Its Easy For Old People To Fake An Accident.


powderham And Starcross | HST | 26th March 2011

Published: March 26, 2011
Length: 49:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ashthemainman2012

Today i went to Starcross and also walked to powderham sand banks. there seems to be a lack of videos from these locoations. here you have to cross the mainline to get to the otherside. so...


43027 and 43079 at Starcross

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 03:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gjbarnardtube


Starcross Yacht Club Laser Open

Published: August 11, 2012
Length: 04:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: j carr

August 11 Start 2 22 knots wind SSE.


43190 and 43342 FGW at Starcross with a vibrant sky

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 04:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gjbarnardtube


Quay Studios Photography

Published: November 28, 2009
Length: 20:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Suzanne Smith

Brian and Suzanne photograph Weddings all over the West Country, working in Devon and Cornwall. Have a look at our new DVD!!


Devon Air Ambulance Trust

Published: May 10, 2009
Length: 06:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ALandPEN

Devon Air Ambulance taking off in Starcross, May 2009.


No 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley on the Dartmouth Express at Powderham Castle 19th April 2014

Published: April 19, 2014
Length: 04:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gjbarnardtube

LNER A4 Class 4-6-2 No 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley on the Dartmouth Express at Powderham Castle 19th April 2014. Good clip travelling very fast as I think it did not stop at Exeter and slightly...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Exeter Ship Canal

The Exeter Ship Canal, sometimes just called the Exeter Canal, downstream of Exeter, Devon, England was built in the 1560s which means it pre-dates the "canal mania" period and is one of the oldest artificial waterways in the UK.

Located at 50.6653, -3.4678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in Devon, Exeter, Transport in Exeter, Shipping in the United Kingdom, Ship canals

Powderham Castle

Powderham Castle is situated 6 miles south-east of Exeter in Devon on the western bank of the River Exe estuary, across which it faces the small river-side village of Lympstone. It is situated ⁄4 mile (0.4 km) north-east of the village of Kenton, where the entrance gates to the main approach road are situated. Building commenced, after 1390, by Sir Philip Courtenay (d.1406), the 5th or 6th son of Hugh Courtenay, 2nd Earl of Devon (d.1377).

Located at 50.643, -3.45997 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Castles in Devon, Country houses in Devon, Grade I listed buildings in Devon, Historic house museums in Devon

Exminster

Exminster is a village situated on the southern edge of the City of Exeter on the western side of the Exeter ship canal and River Exe in the county of Devon, England. It is around 6 km south of the centre of Exeter, and has a population of 3,084 (census 2001). Exminster is an ancient village associated with a Saxon minster or religious community, founded here in the 8th Century. In the 14th Century, it was the seat of the Courtenay family, the Earls of Devon.

Located at 50.6776, -3.49453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Devon

Cockwood

Cockwood is a small village on the west side of the Exe Estuary in the county of Devon, England. Lying between the villages of Dawlish Warren and Starcross, it is separated from the estuary by the main railway line between Exeter and Torquay, and is set around a small tidal harbour which boats must reach via a bridge under the railway line. Cockwood has two public houses. The Anchor Inn which is on the harbour front and the Ship Inn, nearer the village hall.

Located at 50.6167, -3.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Devon

River Clyst

The River Clyst is a river of England. The river runs through the county of Devon. Rising near the village of Clyst William near Cullompton, the river runs west and southwest, flowing through the settlements of Norman's Green, Plymtree, Clyst Hydon, Clyst St. Lawrence, Westwood, emerging in the Clyst Valley. From there, the river goes southward through Broadclyst, West Clyst, Clyst Honiton, Clyst St. Mary and Clyst St.

Located at 50.678, -3.452 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Devon

Disused railway stations (Exeter to Plymouth Line)

There are eleven disused railway stations between Exeter St Davids and Plymouth Millbay, Devon, England. At eight of these there are visible remains.

Located at 50.6753, -3.4828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Devon, Former Great Western Railway stations, Railway stations in Exeter, Disused railway stations in Plymouth, Devon

Exmouth to Starcross Ferry

The Exmouth to Starcross Ferry is a passenger ferry which crosses the mouth of the River Exe in the English county of Devon. It links the town of Exmouth on the eastern side of the Exe estuary to the village of Starcross on the western side. The ferry is operated by Exe to Sea Cruises. The ferry operates on an hourly basis during the day, from Easter to October. On the Exmouth side it departs from the ferry steps at Exmouth Marina.

Located at 50.6278, -3.44778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ferries of England, Water transport in Devon, Exmouth

RSPB Bowling Green Marsh

Bowling Green Marsh is a nature reserve located on the confluence of the River Exe (at the top end of its estuary) and the River Clyst, near the town of Topsham in Devon. It is managed by the RSPB. Migratory birds including Siberian Brent Geese, come to the marsh in the winter to feed. It is a major point of interest for birders across South West Britain, with many rare species present at any one time.

Located at 50.6783, -3.45556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Devon


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kenton