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Glaston, Rutland

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Glaston, Rutland

Glaston is a village in the county of Rutland in the East Midlands of England. Glaston is about four miles (6 km) south of Rutland Water and is situated on the A47 two miles (3 km) east of Uppingham. There are approximately 80 houses in total with one public house 'The Old Pheasant' on Main Road (A47) (previously the Monckton Arms), and a flooring warehouse 'Glaston Carpets'.
Post townOAKHAM
Administrative CountyRutland
Traditional CountyRutland
OS GridSK8900
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01562
Population185 2001 Census
 

Other names by which Glaston, Rutland has been known in the past

Gladestone

Glaston, Rutland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Glaston, par., Rutland, 2 miles NE. of Uppingham, 1145 ac., pop. 220; contains the seat of Glaston House.

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