A Topographical Dictionary of England
Samuel Lewis (1831)
Transcript copyright Mel Lockie (Sep 2016)
SATTERLEIGH, a parish in the hundred of SOUTH MOLTON, county of DEVON, 3¾ miles (S. W. by W.) from South Molton, containing 55 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, in the archdeaconry of Barnstaple, and diocese of Exeter, rated in the king's books at £4. 0. 7½., endowed with £400 private benefaction, and £400 royal bounty, and in the patronage of John Bawden, Esq. The church is dedicated to St. Peter.