Welcome to the official website of Strete in Devon, England, which is managed by Strete Parish Council. Strete is about a fifteen minute drive from Dartmouth. It is to be found on the high coastal ground at the eastern end of Slapton Sands. It's a good place to stay if you like exploring the local beaches and is also convenient for Kingsbridge, Totnes and Salcombe. Strete is situated on the South West Coastal Footpath and, with a variety of accommodation in the village, it is an ideal location to take a break in your journey. Take time to relax and enjoy the beautiful AONB surroundings.
Starting Tuesday 21/11/2017, contractors will be working on that first section of the Coastal Path at Strete, just to the east of the centre of the village, where it leaves the road to head towards Blackpool Sands and Stoke Fleming.
There’s a 70 metre section that is enclosed and separate to the field, and it gets quite muddy and slippery.
This section will be re-graded and stoned.
Walkers will be directed out of the field via the SWW concrete track and then along the reasonably wide roadside verge. This area will be cleared of overgrowth to ensure it is safe for walkers access this diversion route.
The works should last about three days.
This is how it looks now. A huge improvement. Well done lads.