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HER Number:MDV15971
Name:Langstone Farmstead, Manaton


Historic farmstead known as Langstone. Also known as Langston, Langhestan and Little Manaton. Mentioned in the Domesday Book in 1086.


Grid Reference:SX 747 823
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SW/97

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XI to XIX - 1001 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Reichel, O. J., 1897, The Domesday Hundreds 5: The Hundred of Teignbridge, 228 (Article in Serial). SDV283555.

Langstone, alias Langston or Little Manaton, appears as "Langestan" in Domesday.

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 482 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Langstone was Langhestan in the Domesday book of 1086.

Dartmoor National Park Authority, 1993 - 1997, Dartmoor National Park Authority Farmstead Survey 1993-1997 (Report - Survey). SDV344544.

Farmstead included in survey. Visited on 10/11/1995.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV283555Article in Serial: Reichel, O. J.. 1897. The Domesday Hundreds 5: The Hundred of Teignbridge. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 29. A5 Hardback. 228.
SDV337894Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1932. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. IX. A5 Hardback. 482.
SDV344544Report - Survey: Dartmoor National Park Authority. 1993 - 1997. Dartmoor National Park Authority Farmstead Survey 1993-1997. dartmoor National Park Authority. Mixed Archive Material.

Associated Monuments

MDV34399Parent of: Barn south-east of farmhouse at Langstone, Manaton (Building)
MDV34395Parent of: Langstone Farmhouse, Manaton (Building)
MDV34398Parent of: Linhay east of Langstone farmhouse, Manaton (Building)
MDV34397Parent of: Wall to north-west of Langstone Farmhouse, Manaton (Monument)
MDV34396Related to: Langestone Cottage, Manaton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 19 2013 2:56PM