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Axmouth village, Devon

Axmouth is a village and civil parish in East Devon, near the mouth of the River Axe.

The actual village lies about half a mile inland. The parish extends to the sea. The village is near Seaton and Beer which are on the other side of the Axe estuary and according to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 493.

Axmouth appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 as 'Alsemude', its Lord being King William. Prior to the Norman Invasion, its Lord was King Edward (the Confessor). Its full entry translates as: 'The King holds Alsemude. It is not known how many hides there are, nor for how much they are gelded. The arable is twelve carucates. In demesne is half a carucate and four servants, eight villeins and twelve cottagers with six ploughs. There are sixteen acres of meadow and eight acres of coppice wood. Pasture a mile long and four furlongs broad.'

Local Accommodation

Cottages

Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Seaton, Musbury, Axminster and Honiton.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:

arrowAxminster

arrowHoniton

arrowSidmouth

arrowBudleigh Salterton

Hotels

Hotels

Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:

	arrowHoniton

	arrowSidmouth

	arrowBudleigh Salterton

	arrowOttery St Mary

Caravans

Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Newton Abbot, Paignton, Brixham and Moretonhampstead.

Nearby Attractions

Attractions

There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby:

Seaton

	arrowSeaton Tramway

	arrowPecorama

	arrowBranscombe Mill and Forge

Axminster

	arrowShute Barton

	arrowBurrow Farm Gardens

Honiton

	arrowThelma Hulbert Gallery

Ottery St Mary

	arrowCadhay House

	arrowCadhay Gardens

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