The Great House of St. George

Address: St. Peter Street, Tiverton EX16 6NQ

A Tiverton Civic Society plaque on the building states:

THE GREAT HOUSE
of St. George
This Jacobean building was erected for
GEORGE SLEE
(1555-1613)

wealthy clothier, wool merchant and benefactor of Tiverton as his home, business premises , and guild headquarters
It probably replaced his home lost in the fire of 1598 which killed his daughter, Eleanor, & destroyed much of the town

Careful restoration was carried out by Mid Devon District Council in 1997-9

The Great House of St. George, TIverton

The Great House of St. George

Tiverton information:
History of Tiverton
Famous people
Grand Western Canal
Horse drawn barge
Mid Devon Show
Pannier Market
River Exe
River Lowman
Tiverton Balloon and Music Festival 2013
Tivvyfest
Historic churches:
St. George's
St. Paul's
St. Peter's
Tiverton Baptist Church
Historic schools:
Chilcot School
Old Blundell's
National School
Historic buildings & landmarks:
Clock Tower
John Greenway's Almshouse Chapel
Edward VII statue
The Great House of St. George
John Heathcoat & Company Ltd. factory
Knightshayes Court
Tiverton Castle
Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life
Tiverton Town Hall
Tivoli Cinema
White Horse pub