Brixton is a charming village situated in the South Hams and just five miles east of the historic city of Plymouth. The village is an excellent base for exploring the beautiful coast and countryside of South Devon, and is close to the stunning wilderness and pretty villages of the Dartmoor National Park. The lovely sandy beaches at Wembury are some three miles away, while the delightful waterside villages of Noss Mayo and Newton Ferrers are around ten minutes' drive. The village itself has good local amenities including the two hundred year old St Mary's Church along with St Mary's primary school. There is also a general stores with Post Office facilities, a well frequented inn, restaurant and fish and chip shop, as well as an award winning farm shop just two miles away.
The village has some very pretty views across the river Yealm, with all its facilities for sailing and boating, while the vibrant city of Plymouth with its historic Barbican district is an easy twenty minute drive direct on the A379.