31 relations: Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Aston Flamville, Baptismal font, Blagdon, Paignton, Britain in Bloom, Civil parish, Clovelly, Collaton St Mary, Combe Martin, Devon, Domesday Book, East Hagginton, England, Exeter, Exmoor, George Wightwick, Heanton Punchardon, Ilfracombe, Inheritance tax, Leicestershire, Listed building, Lychgate, Norman architecture, North Devon, Ordnance Survey, Paignton, Pinhoe, Pub, United Kingdom census, 2011, W. G. Hoskins, Watermouth Castle.
An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is an area of countryside in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which has been designated for conservation due to its significant landscape value.
Aston Flamville is a village and civil parish in the Blaby district in Leicestershire, England.
A baptismal font is an article of church furniture used for baptism.
Blagdon historically in the parish of Paignton in Devon, England (today in the parish of Collaton St Mary), is an historic manor, the seat of the Kirkham family from the 13th to 17th centuries.
RHS Britain in Bloom is the largest horticultural campaign in the United Kingdom.
In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.
Clovelly is a small village in the Torridge district of Devon, England.
St Mary's church, Collaton St Mary Collaton St Mary (before 1864 Collaton Kirkham) is a village, parish and former manor in Devon, England, situated about 2 miles (3 km) west of the town of Paignton.
Combe Martin is a village, civil parish and former manor on the North Devon coast about east of Ilfracombe.
Devon, also known as Devonshire, which was formerly its common and official name, is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
East Hagginton was a historic estate within the manor and parish of Berrynarbor near to the coast of North Devon.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon, England, with a population of 129,800 (mid-2016 EST).
Exmoor is loosely defined as an area of hilly open moorland in west Somerset and north Devon in South West England.
George Wightwick (26 August 1802 – 9 July 1872) was a British architect based in Plymouth, and possibly the first architectural journalist.
Heanton Punchardon is a village, civil parish and former manor, anciently part of Braunton Hundred.
Ilfracombe is a seaside resort and civil parish on the North Devon coast, England, with a small harbour surrounded by cliffs.
A tax paid by a person who inherits money or property or a levy on the estate (money and property) of a person who has died.
Leicestershire (abbreviation Leics.) is a landlocked county in the English Midlands.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
A lychgate, also spelled lichgate, lycugate, lyke-gate or as two separate words lych gate, (from Old English lic, corpse) is a gateway covered with a roof found at the entrance to a traditional English or English-style churchyard.
The term Norman architecture is used to categorise styles of Romanesque architecture developed by the Normans in the various lands under their dominion or influence in the 11th and 12th centuries.
North Devon is a local government district in Devon, England.
Ordnance Survey (OS) is a national mapping agency in the United Kingdom which covers the island of Great Britain.
Paignton is a seaside town on the coast of Tor Bay in Devon, England.
Pinhoe is a suburb on the north eastern outskirts of Exeter in the English county of Devon, which was incorporated into the city in 1966.
A pub, or public house, is an establishment licensed to sell alcoholic drinks, which traditionally include beer (such as ale) and cider.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
William George Hoskins CBE FBA (22 May 1908 – 11 January 1992) was an English local historian who founded the first university department of English Local History.
Watermouth Castle is a building in Watermouth, near Ilfracombe, North Devon, England, designed by George Wightwick as a residence for the Bassett family in the mid-19th century and is not a true castle but a country house built to resemble one.