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HER Number:MDV8950
Name:CHAPEL in the Parish of Hennock


Possible site of a chapel in Chudleigh Knighton


Grid Reference:SX 845 774
Map Sheet:SX87NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHennock
Ecclesiastical ParishHENNOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NW/214

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHAPEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Lysons, D. + Lysons, S., 1822, Magna Britannica, 271 (Monograph). SDV323771.

A former chapel at Knighton was turned into a barn & part of it was used by the Wesleyan Methodists in 1822.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1956, SX87NW 25 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV290598.

Site of chapel. Other details: Visited 18/05/1956.

Exeter Archaeology, 2002, Archaeological Assessment of a proposed Housing Development at Chudleigh Knighton, 3-4 (Report - Assessment). SDV321776.

No 2 The Chapelry is possibly the site which the Lysons recorded in 1822. The building is shown as 'Chapel (Site of)' on OS 1:2500 (1889) Sheet 101.15.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV290598Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1956. SX87NW 25. SX87NW.
SDV321776Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2002. Archaeological Assessment of a proposed Housing Development at Chudleigh Knighton. Exeter Archaeology Report. 02.34. A4 Stapled + Digital. 3-4.
SDV323771Monograph: Lysons, D. + Lysons, S.. 1822. Magna Britannica. Magna Britannica: A Concise Topographical Account of The Several Counties o. 6: Devonshire. Unknown. 271.

Associated Monuments

MDV37793Related to: COMMEMORATIVE STONE in the Parish of Hennock (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV1591 - Archaeological Assessment of a proposed Housing Development at Chudleigh Knighton

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM