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Hepple, Northumberland

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Hepple, Northumberland

Hepple is a small village and parish in rural Northumberland, 4 miles west of Rothbury, which provides most of its local services. It is on the edge of the Northumberland National Park, and lies on the bank of the river Coquet, at a location which was on the Coquet Stop Line, of which a pillbox remains. It is on the road between Rothbury and Otterburn.
Post townMORPETH
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNT9800
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East

Other names by which Hepple, Northumberland has been known in the past

Hepple and Hepple Demesne

Hepple, Northumberland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hepple and Hepple Demesne, 2 townships, in par. and 5i miles SAY. of Rothbury, N. Northumberland, on river Coquet - Hepple, 3605 ac., pop. 78; P.O.; Hepple Demesne, 2247 ac., pop. 44.

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