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Woodhouse Eaves, Leicestershire

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Woodhouse Eaves, Leicestershire

Woodhouse Eaves is a village located on the side of Beacon Hill, in the Charnwood Forest area of Leicestershire, England. It is a sizeable rural village, having several pubs and a few shops. The village runs along several main streets, which run from Beacon Hill (a local country park and beauty spot) around the back of Windmill Hill and on towards The Brand and Swithland.
DistrictCharnwood
Post townLoughborough
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK5214
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01509
Population1,507 (2001 census)
 

Woodhouse Eaves, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Woodhouse Eaves, vil., Woodhouse township, Barrow upon Soar par., and eccl. dist., partly in Maplewell Longdale par., Leicestershire - dist., pop. 1025; vil., 1 mile SW. of Woodhouse vil., and 4 miles S. of Loughborough; P.O.; has an endowed school.

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