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Langston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3229 / 50°19'22"N

Longitude: -3.9004 / 3°54'1"W

OS Eastings: 264814

OS Northings: 48718

OS Grid: SX648487

Mapcode National: GBR Q8.35V3

Mapcode Global: FRA 28Q5.VNZ

Entry Name: Langston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99616

Location: Kingston, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Kingston

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kingston

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

KINGSTON -
SX 64 NW
4/24
Langston Farmhouse
26.1.67

- II

Farmhouse. Mid C19. rubble, some rendered and scribed, slate roof. Large
L-plan house with hipped front block and gabled back wing. All windows are
16-pane sashes in moulded surrounds to slightly cambered heads and splayed
cambered near-flush 'arches'; some have horns, but most are original including
early glass. Two storeys: main front is 2 windows, and to right is 9-panel
flush door to Y-bar fanlight, in deep reveals, with hood on reeded pilasters.
To right of this a single-storey wing, not of special interest. Quoined ends,
continuous cornice with decorative consoles, large brick stack, centre. Left
return, to north is 2-windowed; long vertical blocked stair opening in moulded
surround to centre. Wing set back from front block is 3 windows, centre ground
floor having tripartite sash, also inserted glazed door in internal angle.
Return (back) of main block has blank painted Window at first floor. Gable to
wing is blank, but with C20 door in hipped porch. Interior not inspected, but
front block has shutters to ground floor windows. A very complete and handsome
ensemble.
(Kingston. A South Hams Village; 1980, p 25 : photograph of 1930).


Listing NGR: SX6481448718

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