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South Luffenham, Rutland

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South Luffenham, Rutland

South Luffenham is a village in the county of Rutland in the East Midlands of England. The village lies largely on the north side of the A6121 road from Uppingham to Stamford. It is divided into two by a small stream, the Foss, which is a tributary of the River Chater. South Luffenham Hall stands a short distance to the south-east of St Mary's church. The village has two pubs, the Boot and Shoe and the Coach House (previously the Halfway House), as well as the church and village hall.
Post townOAKHAM
Administrative CountyRutland
Traditional CountyRutland
OS GridSK9401
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01780
Population432 2001 Census

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

Luffenham ~ Luffenham South ~ South Leffingham

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

Luffenham, South, par. and vil., Rutland, 1 mile S. of Luffenham sta. and 7½ miles SW. of Stamford, 1417 ac., pop. 344; P.O., T.O.

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