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HER Number:MDV10146
Name:HOUSE in the Parish of Broad Clyst

Summary

Brockhill barton. The country house of william chapell, alderman of the city of exeter. An inventory of his goods was taken in 1579. The manor consists of a farmhouse, a brewhouse, a stable and a dairy (cotton).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 986 956
Map Sheet:SX99NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBroad Clyst
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBROADCLYST

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX99NE/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Morton, R., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV101711.

Brockhill is referred to as 'brokhill(e)' in ad 1242 and held within the manor of broadclyst (morton).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV128199.

Cotton, w. /tda/20(1888)72,84-89/glimpses of elizabethan households.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV128200.

Reichel, o. J. /hundreds of devon/(1928-1938)372/the hundred of clyston in early times.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV128201.

Des=rsk environment ltd/transco broadclyst ldz pipeline, exeter: environmental review/(august 1999)11/in smr.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV128202.

Des=morton, r. /clyst honiton to broadclyst pipeline: archaeological desk-based assessment/(july 1999)/cat report 991056 in rsk/broadclyst ldz pipeline: environmental review/(1999)/in smr.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242.

Brockhill was one of the estates belonging to the honour of harberton. According to testa de nevil, 1241, john de sicca villa held one eighth fee in brockhill of reginald de valletorta's manor of broadclyst. Descents of ownership given (reichel).


COTTON, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV92576.

Brockhill barton. The country house of william chapell, alderman of the city of exeter. An inventory of his goods was taken in 1579. The manor consists of a farmhouse, a brewhouse, a stable and a dairy (cotton).


Francis, P., 1999, Exeter Airport. Historic Airport Survey for Devon County Council & East Devon District Council, 61 (Report - non-specific). SDV323390.

In the early years of World War II airmen from Exeter Aerodrome were accommodated in the grounds of Brockhill House.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV101711Migrated Record: Morton, R..
SDV128199Migrated Record:
SDV128200Migrated Record:
SDV128201Migrated Record:
SDV128202Migrated Record:
SDV242Migrated Record:
SDV323390Report - non-specific: Francis, P.. 1999. Exeter Airport. Historic Airport Survey for Devon County Council & East Devon District Council. Airfield Research Publishing Report. Digital + A4. 61.
SDV92576Migrated Record: COTTON.

Associated Monuments

MDV78422Related to: Generator House, Brockhill House (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4774 - Historic Airport Survey, Exeter Airport

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM