West Down Community Shop


                                        Normal  Opening Hours:

      Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm

     Saturday 8am – 4pm 

           Sunday 9am – 12.30pm




01271 864264      





Calling for Volunteers – Can you spare an hour or two a week?


Good news for those environmentally minded shoppers  – the shop is now selling Full and Semi-Skimmed milk in returnable 1 pint glass bottles as well Orange Juice in 1 pint returnable glass bottles….please return empties to the shop for re-cycling.

Come in and take a look at the new layout of the shop 



West Down Village Stores is a superbly stocked general stores, off-license and foodie store. We sell everything from newspapers, household cleaning products and store cupboard essentials to fresh fruit and vegetables, local eggs and meats, wine and spirits. The premium brands we stock include spelt muesli, Miles coffee, Waterhouse Fayre jams and preservatives, Bake-house Biscuits, local Cheese, a range of Biona products .

  • We sell free range organic local meat and Farmer Bob eggs.
  • A small Gluten free range and soya milk. Also non homogenised Manor farm organic milk in full and semi.
  • We also sell stamps, cards and a few gifts to keep the children happy. 

       Holidaying in West Down?

The West Down Community Shop offers a ‘holiday box’ service.  Simply complete the order form and post or email your order to us.  We can then get your groceries ready for your collection on the day that is convenient for you. 


Click here for Grocery Service Order Form (Word)

Click here for  Grocery Service Order Form (PDF)


We sell…

  • Fresh bread every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday morning, including baguettes, spelt, soda bread, sourdough and multi-grain/Gi loaves.  Doughnuts, Belgian buns, Chelsea buns and scones.
  • Local cheese, continental cheeses, salamis, ham, pates, coleslaw
  • Local eggs and the best bacon 
  • Huge range of dry goods, including Italian pasta, sauces,biscuits for cheese and sweet snacks
  • Newspapers and magazines

Ready for Breakfast? 

We stock a range of  locally made cereals, bread, honey, apple juice, tea and coffee to set you up for the day ahead.


Feeling Peckish?

Pop in for some great local cheeses, chutney and piccalilli. 

Maybe washed down with our local beers and ales along with a packet of Burts crisps or try Sams cider made locally in Hatherleigh.

Jamie Oliver pasta and sauces have arrived in the shop, why not make tonight pasta night?

Feeling thirsty? – ‘Takeaway’ hot drinks are now available from the Community Shop.  We have coffee, hot chocolate and tea latte.  Pop in and grab yourself one.

West Down Community Shop is run by West Down Community Shop Limited

Click here for the latest West Down Community Shop newsletter       


Pictures from the Past