Abbey Gate Farm Camp Site

Certificated Five Site for Caravans/Motorhomes plus tents with the Camping and Caravanning Club

USEFUL INFORMATION

FACILITY/SERVICE

NAME / LOCATION

CONTACT/TEL NO.





BAKERY

Husseys, West Street, Axminster

The Bakers Dozen, South Street, Axminster

Town Mill Bakery, Lyme Regis

 





BIRD WATCHING

Trinity Hill Nature Reserve (see Nature Reserves)

Axmouth (follow road through Musbury, at the end of

road t-junction turnright then immediately left

road leads to Axmouth (parking along side of road)

 





BEACHES

Lyme Regis (sand)

Sidmouth (sand & pebble)

Seaton (pebble)

Branscombe (pebble)

Weymouth (sand)

Swanage (sand)

Refer to tide timetables for further information

Available in most newsagents and Tourist Info.





BUSES

Public Transport Traveline

National Express

0870 608 2608

0870 5808080





BUTCHER

Complete Meats, South Street, Axminster

Colyford Butchers, Seaton Road, Colyford and Colyton

01297 33282

01297 553334 & 552334





CARAVAN AND CAMPING EQUIPMENT

Dorset Leisure Centre Ltd, Newlands Bridge, Charmouth, Dorset (off A35)

01297 560473   Mobile: 07803 132536

Spares & Accessories open 7 days in peak season





CARAVAN REPAIRS

Matt Saunders - Heritage Caravan Services

Cosmetic Repair - Martin Pascoe - The Caravan Medic

01297 551030     Mobile: 07854 041080

07860 153990





CAR BOOT SALES

Rousdon from A35 before Lyme Regis turning turn R-Trinity Hill

9a.m. start         but often busy from earlier

 





CHURCHES

Church of England - Trinity Square and Musbury Village

Roman Catholic - Lyme Road

Baptist - Lyme Regis

Methodist – Chard Road Axminster and Dalwood

 





CINEMAS

The Radway, Sidmouth

The Regent, Lyme Regis

Exeter Odeon

Exeter Picture House

Odeon Taunton

Cineworld, Weymouth

01395 513085

01297 442053

0870 5050007

01392 435522

0870 2244007

01305 768759





CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR

for the Countryside - Mole Avon (opp. Ax Railway Stn)

Trinity House, Trinity Square, Axminster

01297 32441

01297 32273

 





CRABBING

Seaton Harbour (go to Axmouth follow rd. Harbour, bait shop & café on left.)

 





DENTIST

Axminster Dental Practice

St Georges, Victoria Place, Axminster

01297 33733





DOCTOR

Axminster Medical Practice

St Thomas Court, Church Street, Axminster

01297 32126       NHS DIRECT 0845 4647





FARM SHOPS

Millers Farm Shop - Kilmington (take the A35 towards Honiton, you will see a sign on the right hand side after the garage)


01297 35290

 






FISHING

Beer Lyme Regis – several boats

 

Lyme Regis

 

Cyril Newton 01297 21460

Kim Aplin 01297 21955

 07974 796002  or 07974 755287





FOOD SHOPPING

SEE SUPERMARKETS BELOW





GARAGES

TESCO GARAGE FOR PETROL - Turn right out of drive,

follow road 1 mile, turn left signposted to Station

John Rowe, Axminster  Fuel and Repairs

Musbury Garage, Musbury, Axminster, shop   P.O. fuel, hire, repairs,gas

 

 

01297 33110

01297 552292





GAS

Musbury Garage

Prospect Garage, Lyme Rd, Axminster.

Millers Farm Shop, Kilmington

 





HAIRDRESSER

Melanie Brown’s, George Street, Axminster

Bolts Hair and Beauty

01297 35667

01297 32211





HORSE RIDING

Devenish Pitt Riding School,Farway,Colyton

Axewater Centre

01404 871355

01297 33193





HOSPITAL

Chard Street, Axminster    NEAREST A & E IS AT HONITON HOSPITAL

01297 630400  NHS Direct 0845 46 47





IRONMONGERY

KEY CUTTING 

Mole Avon, Axminster (opp. Railway Stn)

Lawsons Ironmonger, 2 Lyme Street, Axminster  (key cutting)

01297 32441

01297 35267





LAUNDERETTE

South Street, Axminster  (self - service) car park is opposite

 





MARKETS

Axminster - Thursday Trinity Square & WI market in South Street

Honiton - High Street, Tuesday and Saturday

Dorchester - large out/indoor market Wednesday

Wimborne - large outside and covered  Sunday

 

 

01305 267992

01202 841212





MOTORHOME REPAIRS

Matt Saunders - Heritage Caravan Services

Cosmetic Repairs - Martin Pascoe - The Caravan Medic

01297 1030      Mobile: 07854 041080

07860 153990





MOTOR REPAIRS

Honiton Motor Services, Wilmington  (Off A35 Ax to Honiton Road)

Musbury Garage - fuel, repairs, shop, P.O. vehicle hire

01404 831666    Mobile: 07779 134523

 

01297 552252





NATIONAL TRUST

National Enquiry Number

0870 458 4000  Mon – Fri





NATURE RESERVES

Trinity Hill (go up A35 before Hunters Lodge and turning to Lyme Regis

turn right into Trinity Hill Road - along this road)

To walk, go out field gate, through gate at top, through gate opp. railway carriage

follow road round the bend to the right (don’t turn right - dead end) keep going,

at fork follow road to right past Rose Cottage, take left hand driveway up past Spring Cottage,

the public footpath takes you right to the top of Trinity Hill.

Seaton Marshes

Black Hole Marsh

Colyford Common

Devon County Council 01392 383249





PET FOOD AND SUNDRIES

Mole Avon, Axminster (opp.Railway Stn)

Pets at Home  Axminster (on Tesco roundabout)

01297 32441





PHOTO DEVELOPMENT

Boots, Trinity Square, Axminster

01297  32288





POST OFFICE

Axminster Post Office, West Street, Axminster

01297 33244





RESTAURANTS

The Golden House Chinese Restaurant, South Street, Axminster

Cinnamons Indian Restaurant, South Street, Axminster

Strillozi‘s, Lyme Road, Axminster (Italian!)

The Masons Arms, Branscombe

The Hare and Hounds, Putts Corner (excellent carvery, large garden for children to play in)

The Tuckers Arms, Dalwood, Axminster

Rumours Fish Restaurant, 14 Monmouth Street, Lyme Regis

River Cottage , Trinity Square, Axminster

The Wheelwright Inn, Colyford

The Old Inn, Kilmington

The Blue Ball, Sidford

The Harbour Inn, Axmouth

The Ship, Axmouth

Hunters Lodge Inn

Tytherleigh Arms

01297 34375         EX13 5AU


01297 631175       EX13 5AD

01297 631608       EX13 5AU

01297 680300       EX12 3DJ

01404 41760         EX10 0QQ

 

01404 881342        EX13 7EG

01297 444740        DT7 3PX

01297 631715        EX13 5AN

01297 552585        EX24 6QQ     

01297 32096          EX13 7RB      

01395 514062        EX10 9QL     

01297 20371          EX12 4AF    

01297 21838          EX12 4AF

01297 33286          EX13 5SZ

01460 220406        EX13 7BE





SPORTS CENTRES

Axe Valley Sports Centre, Chard Street, Axminster

01297 35235

 

 

 





SUPERMARKETS

Tesco -  Axminster  8am - 10pm (Sunday 10 - 4)

Tesco -  Seaton  7am-midnight Mon-Fri  Sat. 7am-10pm        Sun.10 - 4    

(Seaton is much larger and has

 dispensing pharmacy and Costa Coffee)

Co-op  West Street - main store 8am -9pm (10-4 Sun)

Co-op  South Street  7am - 10pm every day

Sainsbury’s at Chard and Ottery St Mary

Waitrose at Sidmouth and Crewkerne

0845 677 9019         EX13 5NG

0845 671 9432         EX12 2PB

 

 

 

01297 35225             EX13 5PA

01297 32157             EX13 5AD





SWIMMING POOLS

The Flamingo Pool, Lyme Road,Axminster

Sidmouth Swimming Pool, Ham Lane, Sidmouth

01297 35800

01395 577057





TAKE - AWAYS

Golden House Chinese Take Away  1 Lyme Street, Axminster

The Lemon Plaice. 2 Lyme Street, Axminster

The Charcoal Grill, 2 South Street, Axminster

Cinnamons Indian Restaurant

01297 34375

01297 35888

01297 631102

01297 631175





TAXI’S

Axminster Taxis, Victoria Place, Axminster

BJ’s Lyme Street, Axminster

01297 34000

01297 35007





TEA - ROOMS

River Cottage, Trinity Square Axminster

Liddon Dairy Tea Rooms, Colyton

Connaught Gardens, Sidmouth

01297 631715

01297 551559

01395 512477





TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRES

Axminster

Chard

Honiton

Lyme Regis

01297 34386

01460 67463

01404 43716

01297 442138





TRAINS

Axminster is a main line station

BR Enquiry No: 08457 484950





VET

Coombefield Veterinary Hospital, Coombe Lane, Axminster

01297 630500