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Langtree, Devon

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Langtree, Devon

Langtree is a village and parish in north Devon, England, situated about 4 miles south-west of Great Torrington and 8 miles south of Bideford. Its name means "tall tree". Torridge District Council and Devon County Council are responsible for local government, while for religious administrative purposes it is part of the Archdeaconry of Barnstaple and the Diocese of Exeter. As well as houses and farms, Langtree village contains: All Saints' Church – a 13th-century Anglican church.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS4515
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

Other names by which Langtree, Devon has been known in the past

Langetrou ~ Langetrewa

Langtree, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Langtree.-- par., Devon, 3½ miles SW. of Torrington, 4594 ac., pop. 735; P.O.

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