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On the slopes of Ham Hill, built in the mellow golden stone still quarried on the hill today. This is excellant country for walking and horse-riding. Thomas Coryate who was born here in1577, walked to Rome and back - reputedly wearing the same pair of boots!

Image of Odcombe Church courtesy of the Community Heritage Resource Centre (CHAC)