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'.

to set out against the Scots, the King’s enemies and rebels

– Instructions given by Edward 1 to John de Clinton on 8th April 1298, prior to him leading the Royal army to victory at the Battle of Falkirk. As a direct result the Clinton Barony was formed on 22nd July 1299

We are trustees for life of the countryside

– 22nd Baron Clinton, 2002

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

– Robert Lipscomb, Steward 1865 – 1892

Handing over something more valuable than we have today,

– Estates ethos

…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