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Budleigh Salterton, Devon

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Budleigh Salterton, Devon

Budleigh Salterton is a small town on the south coast of Devon, England, 15 miles south of Exeter. It is situated within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty designated East Devon AONB.
DistrictEast Devon
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSY0682
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01395
Population4,805 (2001)

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


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

Budleigh Salterton, coast vil. and watering-place, East Budleigh par., E. Devon, at mouth of river Otter, 5 miles E. of Exmouth ry. sta. and 182 miles SW. of London, pop. 1908; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is situated in a valley, sheltered on all sides but the S., and affords a genial retreat to those affected with lung complaints.

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