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St. Michael's church, Cotleigh
Cotleigh is located in Devon
Location within Devon
OS grid referenceST2002
Shire county
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50°49′N 3°08′W / 50.81°N 3.13°W / 50.81; -3.13Coordinates: 50°49′N 3°08′W / 50.81°N 3.13°W / 50.81; -3.13

Cotleigh is a village and civil parish near Honiton in Devon, England. Final resting place of John Green (author) [1][2][3] It is surrounded clockwise from the north by the parishes of Upottery, Stockland, Offwell and Monkton.[4] In the 19th century the rector of Cotleigh Devon was also rector of Barwick, Somerset.[5]


  1. ^ Cotleigh Archived 2012-10-23 at the Wayback Machine "COTLEIGH is a small cluster of houses on a high ridge of the Blackdown Hills. The church (St. Petrock) is mostly 15th century, pleasant but of no great interest,"
  2. ^ Ewart L. Page Some Notes on Cotleigh and Cotleigh Church 1994
  3. ^ Tristram Risdon A chorographical description or survey of the county of Devon. 1811 Page 37 "(34) Cotleigh comes next, the lands of Richard de Rupe, alias Roch : from whose posterity it came 1c,"
  4. ^ "Map of Devon Parishes" (PDF). Devon County Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 November 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  5. ^ pace The British critic, quarterly theological review, 1827 Volume 1 - Page 539 "DECEASED The Rev. W Mitchell, rector of Cotleigh and Barwick, Devon." [sic]

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