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Saxelbye, Leicestershire

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Saxelbye, Leicestershire

Saxelbye (or Saxelby) is a small village in the district of Melton in Leicestershire, England. The village lies about three miles to the north-west of Melton Mowbray and is situated on the southern slope of the ridge that makes up the southern boundary of the Vale of Belvoir. It is part of Grimston, Saxelbye and Shoby Civil Parish. The separate Saxelby Civil Parish was abolished in April 1936. The very fine grade II* church with its crocketed spire is dedicated to St Peter.
DistrictMelton
Post townMELTON MOWBRAY
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK7020
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01664
 

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