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HER Number:MDV15935
Name:Former Manor House, Old Launceton Road


Manor House shown on late 19th century Ordnance Survey map and visible on 1940s aerial photograph. Replaced by housing estate in early 21st century.


Grid Reference:SX 473 748
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTavistock
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SE/77/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MANOR HOUSE (Unknown date)

Full description

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

'Manor House' marked.

Reichel, O. J., 1896, The Domesday Hundreds: Listone, 466 (Article in Serial). SDV2119.

Manor House at Tavistock. Domesday manor of Tauestoch, held by the Abbot of Tavistock in demesne. At the time of King Edward it was held by four unamed thegns.

Reichel, O. J., 1914, The Hundred of Tavistock in Early Times (Article in Serial). SDV8646.

The various components of the Domesday manor of Tavistock are discussed, in relation to the later, medieval holders.

Alexander, J. J., 1937, Tavistock in the 15th century, 258-9 (Article in Serial). SDV322349.

Called 'Inneswyll' around the year 1330 in a rental; tenants mentioned.

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Manor House no longer shown. Site has been re-developed for housing.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV2119Article in Serial: Reichel, O. J.. 1896. The Domesday Hundreds: Listone. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 28. Unknown. 466.
SDV322349Article in Serial: Alexander, J. J.. 1937. Tavistock in the 15th century. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 69. Unknown. 258-9.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #81679 ]
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV8646Article in Serial: Reichel, O. J.. 1914. The Hundred of Tavistock in Early Times. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 46. A5 Hardback.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 25 2012 2:41PM