Connecting people to the natural world


Forthcoming Events

See all our forthcoming events, courses and retreats in the what's on section of the site

What's on



We are an educational charity based on a stunning 550 acre estate adjoining a three mile stretch of the River Dart in South Devon. Our desire is to connect people with nature and to promote mindfulness and well-being by delivering residential and non-residential projects, retreats, courses and events. 

Ways to Visit

There are lots of different ways to visit and experience our programme of activities. All of our open days, retreats, events, workshops and courses are listed in our What's On calendar on the left. You can also use the top line navigation to explore all of our core activities.

Sharpham House from the River

Sharpham House from the River

A place to reconnect


  • School children sow seeds at Sharpham Meadow

  • 28/07/2014 3:38 pm
  • Last week, three classes, over 60 children aged between 8 and 11yrs, from The Grove School in Totnes took part in a seed collecting and sowing event at Sharpham, run by the Sharpham Outdoors Project.  

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  • Sharpham Supports the Totnes Pound

  • 20/05/2014 3:04 pm
  • The Sharpham Trust together with Sharpham Wine and Cheese and The Vineyard CafĂ© are supporting the new Totnes Pound  launched on the 20th May. 

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  • Calves, lambs and kids

  • 13/06/2014 3:01 pm
  • Lower Sharpham Barton Farm has welcomed ten new South Devon cows and ten calves - iconic cattle of the region - as part of their restocking regime.

    There's been an epic start to the lambing season at the farm - of the eight ewes who were pregnant, 17 lambs were born (7 sets of twins and 1 set of triplets).  They'll be out in the fields any day now. 

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Get in touch

If you would like to know more about the information on this page, please contact:

Tel: 01803 732708

Address: The Sharpham Trust, Sharpham House, Ashprington, Totnes, Devon TQ9 7UT