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Abcott, Shropshire

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Abcott, Shropshire

Abcott is a hamlet in south Shropshire, England. It lies west, over the River Clun, from the village of Clungunford (which is the parish the hamlet is part of) and was a medieval township. The famous Rocke Cottage tea rooms are in the hamlet (formerly the Bird on the Rock tea rooms, and historically the Rocke Arms public house). Abcott Manor is a Grade II* ("two star") Listed building. Nearby is Hopton Heath, which has a railway station on the Heart of Wales Line.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO3978
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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