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Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire

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Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire

Cold Ashby is a village and civil parish in the Daventry district of the county of Northamptonshire in England. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 255 people. Cold Ashby is surrounded by rolling farmland, and has a notable golf club. Its population is mainly commuters and their families, although farming is important to the local economy. The village has its own football and cricket clubs, and is within the catchment area of the Guilsborough schools.
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6576
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01604

Other names by which Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire has been known in the past

Ashby ~ Ashby Cold

Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ashby, Cold, par., S. Northamptonshire, 5 miles SE. of Stanford Hall ry. sta., 1940 ac., pop. 339; P.O. The birthplace of Richard Knolles, historian (1545-1610).

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