Back in time
Before the hotel was called the Carlton it was known as the St Petroc Boarding Establishment. St Petroc being a well known saint born over the channel in Wales, the son of a king, He is better known for giving his name to Padstow in Cornwall, but spent much time in Devon especially along the coastal routes.
If you can guess the year that this photo was taken you will be entered into our prize draw for a chance to win a weekend break this summer at the Carlton, Ilfracombe. You can send us your entry via email on the contact page. The winner will be drawn over the Easter weekend.