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Littlehempston is located in Devon
Littlehempston shown within Devon
Population 207 (2001)
OS grid reference SX8162
Civil parish
  • Littlehempston
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town TOTNES
Postcode district TQ9
Dialling code 01803
Police Devon and Cornwall
Fire Devon and Somerset
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament
List of places
50°27′07″N 3°40′26″W / 50.452°N 3.674°W / 50.452; -3.674Coordinates: 50°27′07″N 3°40′26″W / 50.452°N 3.674°W / 50.452; -3.674

Littlehempston is a village and civil parish in the South Hams District of Devon in England consisting of 83 households and a population of 207 (total parish).[1]

The village has many old fashioned cottages and buildings. Its church is on the hill within the village and is near to where a footpath begins, taking walkers through two miles of fields and woodland to Totnes.

The village has two public houses. The Tally Ho is in the centre of the village, just below the church; and The Pig & Whistle is on the A381 road to Totnes.

There is also a public phone box and noticeboard, located next to the post box just in front of a brook which eventually leads to the River Dart.

Notable People[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : South Hams Retrieved 27 January 2010
  2. ^ "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 Dec 2013), Wm Valance Whiteway, 04 Sep 1828.

External links[edit]

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