South of France?  No - looks like Provence - but this is Cockington village, near Torquary in Devon, England.

12 Places You'd Never Believe Were In The UK

Cockington, Devon - Beautiful Village, shame about the name!

Babbacombe Model Village, Torquay, Devon. Yep, need to see that too!

The Babbacombe Model Village is set on four acres and features approximately 400 models with 300 metres of train track.

Meadowsfoot Beach, Torquay, Devon, England by JKmedia

Meadowsfoot Beach, Mothecombe, Devon, England by JKmedia

Cockington: "Yes, Cockington is chocolate-box pretty, yes, it's packed with tourists and coach parties, but it's full of interest and to be able to escape Torquay within minutes and walk through spacious parkland beside a brook is not to be sneered at." Slow Travel South Devon & Dartmoor;

Afternoon Tea at the Weaver's Cottage Tea Shoppe, Cockington Village, Torquay, England

Torquay harbour, Devon, England

This was a 3 shot HDR blend to maintain all the highlight and shadow detail. All my planning didnt take into account this was on the main route to the local pubs at on a Friday night !

Castle Cove at Beautiful #Dartmouth #Devon

Castle Cove at Beautiful Dartmouth, Devon, England

One of my faves, Torquay, Devon, England

Torquay, Devon, England The English Riviera

Cockington, Torquay, Devon, England

Cockington, Torquay - where Mum grew up & got married.

Millennium Bridge, Torquay, Devon, England.

quick trip down to the Millenium bridge in Torbay wanting to catch the last of the light on the harbour only to find that it had disappeared by the time I got there.