Village Information

Petrockstowe is a small village nestled in the rolling hills and breath taking, picturesque countryside of North Devon. Our community has a uniqueness among other villages in Devon with an amazing atmosphere and some stunning scenery, making it one of the finest places in the country to both live and visit. 

If you are new to the village or planning to move here you can request a Welcome information booklet by clicking here.

One of Petrockstowe’s finest assets is its strong sense of community spirit which, coupled with an abundance of events taking place throughout the year makes for a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. In addition, villagers may choose to join in with one the many community groups. Take a look at our Village Calendar to see what's on next.


The village is further enhanced by a range of facilities. These include a traditional village inn; our church and the Methodist Chapel; an extensive recreation field, and a modern, well equipped village hall.


We invite you to find out more about our lovely village by browsing our  E-newsletter

or watching our official village videos filmed in 2013 here  or and 2014 here.

or HAPPY from Petrockstowe: ft TOWIE Star Ferne McCann filmed in 2014

The Parish Council has its own website and it can be reached by clicking here. www.petrockstowepc.uk