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Prestwold, Leicestershire

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Prestwold, Leicestershire

Prestwold is a hamlet and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England. The parish has a population of around 60. Nearby places are Hoton, just to the north, and Burton on the Wolds, to the south-east. The parish is also the site of Prestwold Hall.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK5721
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

Other names by which Prestwold, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Prestewalde ~ Prestewolde

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

Prestwold, par. and township, Leicestershire, 2½ miles NE. of Loughborough - par., 4720 ac., pop. 799; township, pop. 83; contains Prestwold Hall, seat.

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