Church of St Mary Magdalene
|Area||5.0244 km2 (1.9399 sq mi)|
|Population||169 (2011 census)|
|• Density||34/km2 (88/sq mi)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||South West England|
Monkton is a village and civil parish on the River Otter, about 2 miles north east of Honiton railway station, in the East Devon district, in the county of Devon, England. In 2011 the parish had a population of 169. The parish touches Cotleigh, Upottery, Honiton, Offwell and Luppitt. The parish is in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
There are 5 listed buildings in Monkton.
The name "Monkton" means 'Monks' farm/settlement' and is likely to have been of Ango-Saxon origin. It was The parish was historically in the Colyton hundred. On the 24th of March 1884 an area from Combe Raleigh parish was transferred to the parish. The transferred area contained 4 houses in 1891.
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