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Hexthorpe, Doncaster

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Hexthorpe, Doncaster

Hexthorpe is a small village located on the edge of the town of Doncaster. Hexthorpe lies in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England. The area's shape resembles a rhombus, with borders with Balby and Doncaster Town Centre, separated by railway lines and the river separating the area from the villages of Sprotborough, Newton and Cusworth. A grade II listed building, The Hexthorpe House, was a well known pub in the area. The pub front was listed for historic reasons.
Post townDONCASTER
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5602
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01302
Population3,310
 

Other names by which Hexthorpe, Doncaster has been known in the past

New Hexthorpe ~ Egescop ~ Estorp ~ Hestorp

Hexthorpe, Doncaster in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hexthorpe, hamlet, in par. and 1½ mile SW. of Doncaster, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire; P.O., called New Hexthorpe. See BALBY WITH HEXTHORPE.

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