West Quantoxhead

A small village in the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty also known as St. Audries after the dedication of the local church.

Situated on the  A39, the village boasts  fabulous views looking out onto the estuary.  West Quantoxhead is named in the Doomsday book as Cantocheve and is listed as one of the manors owned by William de Moyon.  St. Audries Park is a well -known wedding venue, thanks to its fairytale manor house, deer park and coastal views.

Top Highlights

  • Great rockpooling at St. Audries beach, accessible via Home Farm Caravan Park (pay and display car park).
  • Waterfall at St. Audries beach
  • Local pub, the Windmill

Tourist Information

West Quantoxhead is situated on the A39 from Bridgwater, 3 miles from East Quantoxhead and  4.5km from Watchet.  It has its own pub, garage and post office.

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