Lewdown is well served by local amenities including a public house, local shop and primary school. The nearby village of Lifton has a doctors’ surgery, filling station, farm shop, restaurants and other businesses. Lewdown also offers good access to the market towns of Launceston, Okehampton and Tavistock where there are a larger range of amenities. The nearby A30 provides good road links west into Cornwall and east into Devon and Exeter. With its central location in rural Devon Lewdown is well placed for walking, riding, sailing and other outdoor activities. Dartmoor National Park and the north and south coasts of Devon and Cornwall are all within easy reach.