Kingston is a small village lying between Dartmoor and the sea in the South Hams District of Devon County Council. The population of around 308 adults, 57 children in 214  Properties of which 46 are holiday or 2nd homes.

The village is surrounded by working farms and miles of beautiful coastline and the newly created Erme estuary marine conservation zone which is a haven for birds and wildlife including the rare tentacled lagoon worm. Several footpaths offer differing views of our stunning parish. .mcz-erme-estuary-2019

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.

The Dolphin Inn is under new management, Shawn is serving food using fresh local produce, a variety of ales are available for you to try along with a very warm welcome, Shawn has lots of exciting plans to enhance the visitor experience.

The accommodation is now available via booking.com

The nearest shop is Holywell stores 3 miles away in St Ann’s Chapel, or for more variety 5 miles away in Modbury there are lots of shops and 3 pubs.

St James the Less Parish Church, open daily until 6pm, service most Sundays at 9.30am, see the newsletter link for more information.

Website Accessibility Statement

Document dated 17th September 2020

Kingston Parish Council is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website, however, owing to the cost of the new legislation, WCAG-2, KPC are having to budget towards this new legislation.

Whilst Kingston Parish Council strive to adhere to the accepted guidelines and standards for accessibility and usability, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website.

We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime should you experience any difficulty in accessing our website, please don’t hesitate to contact the Parish Clerk, Lorraine Gulliford either by phone on 01548 810460 or  e-mail kingstonclerk@gmail.com

Up & Coming Events

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6th August 2022

Kingston Fun Day

After an enforced break KFD returns in a similar format, all enquiries may be made via the KEG page on Facebook. Volunteers are need to help on the day, Please contact Hayley Jones.

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