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HER Number:MDV18274
Name:Bideford Manor House


The location of the old manor house is believed to be on the site of the present Town Hall, opposite the west end of Bideford Long Bridge.


Grid Reference:SS 454 264
Map Sheet:SS42NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBideford
Ecclesiastical ParishBIDEFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS42NE/80

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Chope, R. P., 1928-1929, The Barnstaple "Tome Stone", 105 (Article in Serial). SDV2538.

According to Chope the old 'Place-house' or manor house was on the site of the present town hall.

Rushton, N., 2006, River Torridge Pipeline, Bideford, Devon: Rapid Archaeological Appraisal, 7, 12; site WA 07 (Report - Interim). SDV342463.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV2538Article in Serial: Chope, R. P.. 1928-1929. The Barnstaple "Tome Stone". Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries. 15. 105.
SDV342463Report - Interim: Rushton, N.. 2006. River Torridge Pipeline, Bideford, Devon: Rapid Archaeological Appraisal. Wessex Archaeology Report. 62220.01. A4 Stapled. 7, 12; site WA 07.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #82194 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV44181Related to: 20 Allhalland Street, Bideford (Building)
MDV505Related to: Sundial on Bridge Buildings, Bideford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4517 - Archaeological Appraisal of River Torridge Pipeline Routes, Bideford, Devon

Date Last Edited:Jan 22 2015 3:33PM