A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
HITTISLEIGH, a parish in the hundred of WONFORD, county of DEVON, 7½ miles (W. S. W.) from Crediton, containing 163 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at £6. 2. 1., and in the patronage of Mrs. Colmady. The church is dedicated to St. Andrew.