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Knowstone is a village and civil parish situated in the North Devon district of Devon, England, halfway between the Mid Devon town of Tiverton, Devon and the North Devon town of South Molton. The hamlet of East Knowstone lies due east of the village.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Devon and Cornwall|
Other names by which Knowstone, Devon has been known in the past
Chenudestane ~ Chenutdestana
Knowstone, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Knowstone, par. and vil., Devon--par., 4989 ac., pop. 416; vil., 8 miles SE. of South Molton; P.O.; was the birthplace of Admiral Sir John Berry (1635-169l); in vicinity is the hamlet of East Knowstones.
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