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Title:The Castle, Manor-house and Church of Clifton, near Dartmouth
Originator:Adams, M.
Summary:Clifton, site of mansion. No remains of manor house. Ruins visible in Lysons' time, 1822. Probably stood just inside the castle wall. Home of the Southcotes, Lords of the Manor 1589-1670. Licence granted to John Corpe to embattle his house at entrance to Dartmouth Harbour in 1404 and this may be the same house.

Associated Monuments (9)

MDV8519Artillery fort at Dartmouth Castle (Building)
MDV8525Bayard's Cove Castle, Dartmouth (Building)
MDV8565Clifton Mansion, Dartmouth Castle (Monument)
MDV8534Edward Roope Memorial in St Petrox Parish Church, Dartmouth Castle (Monument)
MDV8518Gallants Bower Civil War Fort (Monument)
MDV8520Gomerock Tower, West of Castle Road, Kingswear (Monument)
MDV133254Gommerock, Kingswear (Monument)
MDV8540Kingswear Castle, Kingswear (Monument)
MDV8531St Petrox Parish Church, Dartmouth (Building)