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HER Number:MDV11967
Name:Stafford Barton Chapel


Site of a chapel which existed in the 15th century at Stafford Barton


Grid Reference:SS 584 114
Map Sheet:SS51SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDolton
Ecclesiastical ParishDOLTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS51SE/20/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHAPEL (XV - 1401 AD to 1500 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

'Chapel (Site of)' shown as a cross on 19th century map immediately to the south of Stafford Barton house.

Department of Environment, 1959, Torrington RD Provisional List, 4 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV118.

Site of a chapel at Stafford Barton. A chapel existed here in 1415 of which the foundation walls remain.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1982, SS51SE 7 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV340090.

Nothing visible at site of chapel, however a length of walling to the south is said to be one side of the chapel though there is nothing to substantiate this identification.

Department of Environment, 1988, Dolton, 36 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV598.

Ellis, D. A., 1992, Dowland Past and Present (Pamphlet). SDV344172.

There was a chapel at Stafford Barton in 1415.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

'Chapel (site of)' shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV118List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1959. Torrington RD Provisional List. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 4.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #3907 ]
SDV340090Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1982. SS51SE 7. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV344172Pamphlet: Ellis, D. A.. 1992. Dowland Past and Present. Paperback Volume.
SDV598List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Dolton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 36.

Associated Monuments

MDV75346Related to: Medieval Settlement at Stafford, Dolton (Monument)
MDV11998Related to: Stafford Barton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 3 2010 12:56PM