Buckerell

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Buckerell
The Deer Park - Buckerell - geograph.org.uk - 1110562.jpg
The Deer Park Hotel, near Buckerell.
Buckerell is located in Devon
Buckerell
Buckerell
Location within Devon
Population270 
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtEX14
Dialling code01404
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50°47′52″N 3°14′51″W / 50.7977°N 3.2476°W / 50.7977; -3.2476Coordinates: 50°47′52″N 3°14′51″W / 50.7977°N 3.2476°W / 50.7977; -3.2476

Buckerell is a small village and civil parish in the East Devon district of Devon, England. The village is about 2.5 miles west of the nearest town, Honiton. In the 2001 census a population of 270 was recorded for the parish, which is surrounded clockwise from the north by the parishes of Awliscombe, Honiton, Gittisham, Feniton and Payhembury.[1]

History[edit]

The Church of St Mary and St Giles dates from the 13th or 14th century and has been designates as a Grade II* listed building.[2] There is a richly-carved Chancel screen.[3] There is a statue of Britannia by John Bacon, in memory of Admiral Samuel Graves and his wife.[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Map of Devon Parishes" (PDF). Devon County Council. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Church of St Mary & St Giles". National Heritage List for England. Historic England. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
  3. ^ "Buckerell". Devon County Council. Archived from the original on 2016-08-26. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
  4. ^ "Church". Buckerell Parish Council. Retrieved 12 July 2016.

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