Please visit http://www.kingstonplan.org for information on the neighbourhood plan.
Kingston is a village lying between Dartmoor and the sea in the South Hams District of Devon County Council. The population of around 328 adults, 49 children in 210 Properties of which 38 are holiday or 2nd homes. It has stayed much the same for 200 years. Kingston is a working village, less than a third of the population are retired. It is surrounded by working farms and miles of beautiful coastline and estuaries which are havens for birds and wildlife. The parish is in the middle of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the village includes two conservation areas. The National Trust owns some farmland and coastline in Kingston. While the village has neither school nor shop there is a lively pub (the Dolphin Inn) and a thriving community with numerous activities to suit everyone. St James the Less Parish Church, open daily, boasts an active bell ringing team and runs many community activities.