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HER Number:MDV2740
Name:Clawton Church House


Site of former church house.


Grid Reference:SX 348 992
Map Sheet:SX39NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClawton
Ecclesiastical ParishCLAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX39NW/506

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHURCH HOUSE (Unknown date)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1905, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV321018.

"Church Room" marked.

Harvey, H. H., 1939, Untitled Source (Unknown). SDV321017.

Copeland, G. W., 1963, Devonshire Church Houses: Part 4, 141 (Article in Serial). SDV7678.

According to the Rev. H. H. Harvey, the church house stood near the church at the entrance to the present vicarage. Eventually turned into houses for the poor, now disappeared. The church wardens' accounts refer in several places to expenditure for its upkeep.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321017Unknown: Harvey, H. H.. 1939. History of Clawton, Exeter. Unknown.
SDV321018Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1905. 25" 2nd Edition. Map (Paper).
SDV7678Article in Serial: Copeland, G. W.. 1963. Devonshire Church Houses: Part 4. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 95. A5 Hardback. 141.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 2 2012 2:52PM