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Lake Farm House and Shebbear College

Original farmhouse home of John and Mary Thorne (now a private house) and site of founding of 'Bible Christian' Methodist movement in October 1815.

Shebbear College is the second-oldest Methodist school in Britain, founded as 'Prospect College' in 1829 by the Bible Christians to train their sons for Christian ministry.


Shebbear
Beaworthy
Devon EX21 5HJ

Opening
Lake Farm House outside viewing only.
College archives by arrangement.

Contact
School Chaplain
Tel: 01409 282001
Email: info@shebbearcollege.co.uk
Website: www.shebbearcollege.co.uk

Getting there [SS449095]
20 miles from Launceston and less than 40 miles from Exeter.


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