Sheldon, Devon

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St James Church

Sheldon is a village and civil parish in the East Devon district of the county of Devon in England. It is located in the Blackdown Hills, 6.5 miles (10.5 km) north-northwest of Honiton.[1] In the 2011 UK census, its population was recorded as 189 persons, with an average (mean) age of 45.[2]

The parish church, the Church of St James the Greater, is a Grade II listed building with a Norman font and a 15th-century tower.[3]


  1. ^ GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth. "History of Sheldon in East Devon | map and description". A Vision of Britain through Time. Retrieved 2018-12-23.
  2. ^ "Sheldon Parish - Local Area Report". Nomis - Official Labour Market Statistics. Retrieved 2018-12-22.
  3. ^ "Church of St James, Sheldon, Devon". Retrieved 2018-12-22.

Coordinates: 50°52′12″N 3°15′11″W / 50.870°N 3.253°W / 50.870; -3.253