Travelling from Okehampton you approach Whiddon Down along the A382. The A3812 was originally the old A30 main trunk troad throughout the South West.
The Post Inn provides a welcome respite for travellers to/from the South West.
C.J.Saunders provides sales and services to the farming and agriculture industry throughout the region.
Whiddon Down Village Hall provides valuable community facilities to the village and parish. It was originally the School House for Whiddon Down.