Schools in Axminster

Experience the charm of Axminster, a historic market town nestled within the east Devon region. Built on the banks of the River Axe since the 7th century, Axminster boasts Saxon foundations and a Norman church, while its resident premier heritage—the renowned Axminster carpet—dates back to 1755. With a population of approximately 5,761 (2011 census), Axminster offers a lovely town center, cultural events like the Axminster Drama Club and Axminster Museum, renowned local hospitality, and the Axminster railway station, providing easy access to Exeter and London Waterloo. Enthrall in the picturesque landscape, where the South West Coast Path beckons, and nearby attractions such as Loughwood Meeting House (NT) and Forde Abbey provide further historical intrigue. Community spirit flourishes in contemporary Axminster, where new businesses thrive alongside traditional shops—allowing find your perfect escape in this delightful English town.

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