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October 2018

Lewtrenchard Manor visit 2 (Buildings Section)

Tue. 16 October 2018 at 10:30 am
Lewtrenchard Manor, near Lewdown
Okehampton, Devon EX20 4PN
£10

A second visit this year to Lewtrenchard Manor, the Forgotten Garden, the Holy Well and St Peter’s Church. Reverend Sabine Baring-Gould (1834–1924), President of the Devonshire Association in 1896, is well known as a…

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Devon Heritage Centre (Buildings Section)

Mon. 22 October 2018 at 10:00 am
Devon Heritage Centre, Great Moor House, Bittern Road
Exeter, Devon EX2 7NL
£5

A visit to the Devon Heritage Centre, the repository of documents relating to Devon. Includes an introduction to the archive and a tour of the building. In the Search Room there will be a…

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November 2018

AGM 2018 (Buildings Section)

Sat. 3 November 2018 at 10:00 am
St Lawrence Chapel, St Lawrence Lane
Ashburton, Devon TQ13 7DD
£9

Ashburton was the centre of the tin trade from Roman times and became a Stannary Town in 1285. It contains many historic buildings. St Lawrence Chapel is a unique and important Grade II* listed…

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March 2019

Spring Meeting 2019 (Buildings Section)

Sat. 9 March 2019 at 2:00 pm
Tavistock Parish Centre, 5a Plymouth Road
Tavistock, PL19 8AU
£5

Featuring talks on the theme of historic social housing to reflect DA's presidency of Dame Suzi Leather: Andrew Thompson on The Bedford Estate and Working-Class Housing in 19th Century Tavistock Ann Bond on Working-Class…

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April 2019

Visit to Hall, Bishop’s Tawton (Buildings Section)

Thu. 11 April 2019 at 2:30 pm
£17

A visit to Hall at Bishop's Tawton, early 14th-century seat of the Chichester family. Tour of the ground floor state rooms, ancillary buildings and walled garden by the current owners, followed by a cream…

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May 2019

Visit to Crownhill Fort (Buildings Section)

Fri. 10 May 2019 at 11:00 am
£6

Crownhill Fort is one of a line of defensive structures built along the northern edge of Plymouth in the 1860s in response to a perceived threat of invasion by the French. Two hour guided…

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June 2019

Visit to Sampford Courtenay (Buildings Section)

Thu. 20 June 2019 at 10:30 am
£10

Professor Mark Stoyle will give a talk in the village hall on The Western Rebellion of 1549. After a picnic lunch, at St Andrew’s church Dr Sue Andrew will discuss the medieval church and…

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July 2019

Visit to Kelly House (Buildings Section)

Wed. 17 July 2019 at 2:30 pm
£14

A guided tour of the exterior and ground floor of Kelly House, followed by tea and cake (included in the cost). Kelly Church will be open, and Dr Helen Wilson and Dr Sue Andrew…

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September 2019

Okehampton and Lydford Castles 1 (Buildings Section)

Tue. 10 September 2019 at 10:30 am
£9

Meet at 10:30am at Okehampton Castle and at 2:30pm at Lydford Castle. Guided tours by DA President and archaeologist John Allan FSA, who will share his unrivalled knowledge of these iconic buildings and landscapes,…

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Okehampton and Lydford Castles 2 (Buildings Section)

Thu. 19 September 2019 at 10:30 am
£9

Meet at 10:30am at Okehampton Castle and at 2:30pm at Lydford Castle. Guided tours by DA President and archaeologist John Allan FSA, who will share his unrivalled knowledge of these iconic buildings and landscapes,…

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October 2019

Visit to Powderham Castle (Buildings Section)

Thu. 3 October 2019 at 12:45 pm
£20

The visit will include an upstairs/downstairs guided tour, viewing family and servant spaces, deer park safari and tour of the State Rooms, followed by a Devon cream tea in The Coach House. The cost…

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November 2019

Crediton Buildings and 2019 AGM (Buildings Section)

Sat. 2 November 2019 at 10:00 am
Boniface Centre, Crediton, East of the Parish Church
Crediton, Devon EX17 2AH
£8

A talk by local historian, John Heal, entitled "Serges, Fires, and a Map", followed by the Section AGM. In the afternoon, a choice of guided tours around two of the most significant buildings in…

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