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Saunton, Devon

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Saunton, Devon

Saunton is a village located approximately two miles from Braunton on the North Devon coast in the South West of England. Several kilometres long, the village borders Braunton Burrows, the heart of North Devon's Biosphere Reserve, the first "new style" UNESCO-designated Biosphere Reserve. Its beach Saunton Sands is part of the Taw-Torridge Estuary. The Saunton Surf Life Saving Club is based here.
DistrictNorth Devon
Post townBRAUNTON
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS4537
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01271
 

Other names by which Saunton, Devon has been known in the past

Santone ~ Santona

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