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HER Number:MDV12050


There was a deer park at chilitilton (chittlehampton) temp, henry viii. It was probably at brightley, as there is a park here on saxton's survey of 1575. It was converted to tillage, according to lysons (shirley).


Grid Reference:SS 61 22
Map Sheet:SS62SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishChittlehampton
Civil ParishHigh Bickington
Civil ParishSatterleigh and Warkleigh
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHITTLEHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS62SW/23

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

DMG, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV68198.

There is also a brightley near okehampton, which has been confused with this, sx59ne/26 (dmg).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV69404.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV69406.

Lysons, d. + s. /mag brit 6 devon pt 1/(1822)ccxxx.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV69407.

Donn, b. /map of devon/(1765)sheet 2b.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV69408.

Des=gallant, l. /deer parks/(1986)/manuscript in smr.

GALLANT, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV943.

Park at brightley mentioned risden in 1630. Park shown on speed's map of 1610 with house inside park boundary (gallant).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Not on donn's map of 1765 (os).

Shirley, E. P., 1867, Some Account of English Deerparks, 89 (Monograph). SDV314505.

There was a deer park at Chilitilton (Chittlehampton) temp, Henry VIII. It was probably at Brightley, as there is a park here on Saxton's survey of 1575. It was converted to tillage, according to Lysons.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV314505Monograph: Shirley, E. P.. 1867. Some Account of English Deerparks. Some Account of English Deerparks. Unknown. 89.
SDV68198Migrated Record: DMG.
SDV69404Migrated Record:
SDV69406Migrated Record:
SDV69407Migrated Record:
SDV69408Migrated Record:
SDV943Migrated Record: GALLANT.

Associated Monuments

MDV970Related to: Moated Site at Brightly Barton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 11 2006 3:17PM