A small market town in Devon,
Colyton dates back to Saxon times. The town, lying in a rich farming
area, prospered through the middle ages on the wool trade. Colyton is a
town of narrow streets and fine Georgian buildings. The fifteenth
century church houses some interesting monuments.
The map below shows the features of the city, its streets and houses as
they were in the mid twentieth century. Select an area to enlarge by
clicking on the map.