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Hawkchurch, Devon

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Hawkchurch, Devon

Hawkchurch is village in East Devon England, 3 miles north east of Axminster on the border of Devon and Dorset, and about 6 miles south of Somerset. It is 4 miles north of the tourist and fishing village of Lyme Regis. Because of its location, it has been classified as part of each county at different times, but has been officially located within Devon since 1896. The parish church of St.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST3400
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01297

Hawkchurch, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hawkchurch, par. and vil., W. Dorset, 3 miles NE. of Axminster, 4130 ac., pop. 590; P.O.

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