Estate Woodlands 'hot stuff' in crocodile swamp

When it comes to diversifying, Clinton Devon Estates is often ahead of the rest of the field. And when called upon for suggestions for supplying an environmentally friendly fuel to heat the new Crocodile Swamp exhibit at Paignton Zoo, their ideas were quickly 'snapped up'.

Estate Woodlands 'hot stuff' in crocodile swamp

When it comes to diversifying, Clinton Devon Estates is often ahead of the rest of the field. And when called upon for suggestions for supplying an environmentally friendly fuel to heat the new Crocodile Swamp exhibit at Paignton Zoo, their ideas were quickly 'snapped up'.

Handing over something more valuable than we have today,

– Estates ethos

Do what you can to elevate your profession. It is an honourable one

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002

…and the Lord Clinton was, by the whole Council, brought to the King’s presence, who after like thanks was given, was pleased that he should be made High Admiral of England and one of his Privy Council…

– Official record of appointment of 9th Baron Clinton as Lord High Admiral for life on 4th May 1550

But our power for good or evil in this world’s affairs in a countryside is enormous

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892