Axminster is a market town and civil parish on the eastern border of the county of in England, some 28 miles from the county town of . The town is built on a hill overlooking the River Axe which heads towards the at , and is in the East Devon local government district.
Photo: Sealman, Public domain. Photo: Sealman, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

is a town museum situated in the Old Police Station and Courthouse opposite St.

Railway station
is south-west of the compact town centre of Axminster in , England. Photo: Thryduulf, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Martin Southwood, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Photo: Duncan Colvin, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a town in , . It is located within the East Devon local authority area, the river River Coly runs through it. Photo: Erp, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village near Axminster in East Devon off the A35 road. Photo: Sealman, Public domain.

is a village, parish and former manor located 3 miles west of Axminster in East Devon, off the A35 road. is situated 3 miles west of Axminster. Photo: Martin Southwood, CC BY-SA 2.0.


50.7821° or 50° 46' 55.5" north
-2.998° or 2° 59' 52.8" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
144 feet (44 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1620704843
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Bengali: অ্যাক্সমিন্সটার
  • Catalan: Axminster
  • Cebuano: Axminster
  • Chinese: Axminster
  • Chinese: 阿克斯敏斯特
  • Chinese: 阿克斯明斯特
  • Chinese: 阿克明斯特
  • Czech: Axminster
  • Czech: Axminsterský koberec
  • Dutch: Axminster
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Ascanmynster
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Axanmynster
  • English: Axminster, Devon
  • French: Axminster
  • German: Axminster
  • German: Axminster-Teppich
  • Greek: Άξμινστερ
  • Gujarati: એક્સમિનસ્ટર
  • Irish: Axminster
  • Italian: Axminster
  • Japanese: アキスミンスター
  • Japanese: アクミンスター
  • Kannada: ಆಕ್ಸ್ಮಿನ್ಸ್ಟರ್
  • Korean: 액스민스터
  • Latin: Axeminstra
  • Latin: Axminster
  • Lithuanian: Aksminsteris
  • Min Nan Chinese: Axminster
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Axminster
  • Persian: اکسمینستر
  • Polish: Axminster
  • Portuguese: Axminster
  • Romanian: Axminster
  • Russian: Аксминстер
  • Slovenian: Axminster
  • South Azerbaijani: اکسمینستر
  • Spanish: Axminster
  • Swedish: Axminster
  • Tamil: ஷ்மின்ஸ்டேர்
  • Telugu: ఆమ్నిస్టర్
  • Ukrainian: Аксмінстер
  • Urdu: ازمینستیر
  • Volapük: Axminster
  • Welsh: Axminster

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