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HER Number:MDV2337
Name:Site of manor house at Knowle, Walkhampton

Summary

No remains (os). Walkhampton was recorded as wachetona in the domesday survey and this is the possible approximate site of its capital messuage. It was an ancient crown lordship which gave its name to the hundred. Henry i gave it to the earls of devon. In 1278 it was given by descendants of the family towards the foundation of buckland abbey (reichel).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 530 698
Map Sheet:SX56NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NW/27

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MANOR HOUSE (VIII to Late Medieval - 701 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242.

Knowle on the site of manor house. No remains (os). Walkhampton was recorded as wachetona in the domesday survey and this is the possible approximate site of its capital messuage. It was an ancient crown lordship which gave its name to the hundred. Henry i gave it to the earls of devon. In 1278 it was given by descendants of the family towards the foundation of buckland abbey (reichel).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251864.

Osa=sx56nw4.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251865.

Reichel, o. J. /the hundreds of devon/(1928-1938)99,109,117,131/ the hundred of roborough (walchentona) in early times.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV242Migrated Record:
SDV251864Migrated Record:
SDV251865Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV111865Related to: Footlands farm, Walkhampton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 19 2018 2:44PM