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Shepherds Knapp

Axminster, Devon, England

Shepherds Knapp in Axminster, Devon, England
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About Shepherds Knapp

Nestled within the Axe Valley, Shepherds Knapp is 5 minutes’ drive from The Jurassic coastline of Lyme Regis and Charmouth. Free Wi-Fi is provided, as well as free on-site parking.


Nearby towns & villages..

Crossing by the Brush Works

Axminster (39 Pictures)

(1.8 miles, 3.0 km, direction NW)

Famous for its carpets often likened to Turkish, Axminster was one of the first West Saxon settlements formed along the River Axe in Devon...

Autumn dawn over Lyme Bay, Lyme Regis, Dorset

Lyme Regis (265 Pictures)

(3.1 miles, 4.9 km, direction S)

Almost the first thing you notice about this pleasant seaside resort, is the spaciousness of the town. The second, and nothing can prepare you for this, is the sheer scale of Lyme Bay with its splendid views towards the rugged sandstone cliffs west of Eype Mouth...

Beach huts

Charmouth (87 Pictures)

(3.2 miles, 5.2 km, direction SE)

This pretty resort grew up in a gap of cliffs overlooking picturesque Lyme Bay. In the days prior to the motor car it was a fashionable coaching stop. One illustrious visitor of.....

A picture of Dalwood

Dalwood (30 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction NW)

Charming village in the Devonshire countryside with a wonderful old thatched pub serving excellent food and a fantastic church. Well worth a look..

Seaton

Axmouth (11 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.3 km, direction SW)

This quiet resort of colourwashed cottages sitting at the edge of the River Axe was once an important south Devon port...

A panoramic view of Pilsdon Pen.

Pilsdon (8 Pictures)

(6.2 miles, 9.9 km, direction E)

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Church

Seaton (236 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.2 km, direction SW)

The town is mostly Victorian and Edwardian in character, you only have to cast your eyes above today's modern shop fronts to see handsome overhanging bay windows which belong firmly to another era...

Nearby attractions..

A view of the Marine Aquarium on the old Cobb with Lyme regis, Dorset, in the background.

Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (1 Pictures)

(2.9 miles, 4.7 km, direction S)

Where better to see and learn about the creatures of the deep than in an aquarium suite set tantalizingly beside the sea. Well,.....

Lyme Regis Museum, Lyme Regis, Dorset

Lyme Regis Museum (2 Pictures)

(3.1 miles, 5.1 km, direction SE)

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Loughwood Meeting House, Dalwood, Near Axminster, Devon. Owned by the National Trust

Loughwood Meeting House (13 Pictures)

(4.4 miles, 7.1 km, direction W)

17th-century thatched Baptist meeting house, constructed approx 1653...

Forde Abbey, nr Chard, Somerset. A former Cistercian foundation. Photo taken September 1991.

Forde Abbey (12 Pictures)

(5.7 miles, 9.1 km, direction NE)

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Pecorama

Pecorama (20 Pictures)

(7.7 miles, 12.4 km, direction SW)

Pecorama offers a real treat for everyone visiting Beer, a pretty coastal resort which was once the haunt of Smugglers. This.....

Amur leopard

The Wildlife Park at Cricket St. Thomas (2 Pictures)

(8.0 miles, 12.8 km, direction NE)

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