Higher Sigford, Sweet's Sigford, Ilsington, Teignbridge - Dartmoor (NP)

A rare example of a longhouse derivative in a farmstead context which has been used for agricultural storage in more recent years. Conditional consents for reoccupation of the house have been granted. Historic England has met with the owner and repair works are now proceeding.

Higher Sigford, Sweet's Sigford, Ilsington, Teignbridge - Dartmoor (NP)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Sweet Sigford
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1389617
  • Local Planning Authority: Dartmoor (NP)
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: Higher Sigford
  • Locality: Sweet's Sigford
  • County: Devon
  • District / Borough: Teignbridge
  • Parish: Ilsington
  • National Park: Dartmoor (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Central Devon
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Private