Crediton is a Mid Devon market town with a wealth of history, being situated just 7.5 miles north-west of the Cathedral City of Exeter with the M5 motorway some 3 miles further on. The town is surrounded by unspoilt farmland in an area of great natural beauty. There are regular daily bus& train services to Exeter and a local town bus which covers most urban areas. The town is most famous for its ancient parish church and for being the birthplace of St Boniface in 680 AD. It has excellent schooling facilities at both senior and junior levels and a sports and leisure centre incorporating a superb swimming pool. The town has an excellent selection of shops with a Morrisons and a large Tesco superstore/petrol filling station.
Poppy’s Café is located within The Creedy Shopping Arcade which is located on the main high street of Crediton. This traditional style Café is situated on the ground floor along with a computer technician’s shop, a web design office, beautician, holistic gift shop, hair salon and other retail outlets. There is ample free, time restricted parking, on the high street along with a large pay & display car park. The local bus stops outside the arcade also. Poppy’s offers a hearty menu of home-made café fayre, all prepared using local produce where possible and at reasonable prices. The café, which is operated by the 2 owners, currently trades 4 days a week only, Wednesday through to Saturday, 8:30am till approximately 2:30/3:00pm. These operating hours are through the owners’ choice; however there is huge potential to continue trading through into the afternoon and the possibility of evening trade. The owners’ are assisted by one part time member of staff and a Saturday girl. The café also comes with the benefit of one parking space to the rear of the premises. Poppy’s is well known and has built up a very strong local following which provides repeat custom throughout the year.