Category: House History


The History of Cadhay

The tale of Mary Reibey: Christened Molly Haydock she was born in 1777 in Bury, Lancashire. Her father died in1779 and it appears that her mother died shortly afterwards. She was brought up by...


The History of Ash Barton

In AD 973 King Edgar repossessed Braunton for the Crown through an exchange with Glastonbury Abbey, thus retrieving a strategically important manor at the head of a major estuary. The King then placed a number...