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Burcott, Buckinghamshire

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Burcott, Buckinghamshire

Burcott is a hamlet in the parish of Bierton with Broughton, Buckinghamshire, England. Its name is a common one in England, and refers to a fortified cottage. This is probably the stronghold referred to in the place name of Bierton. Adversely Bierton is now the larger place while Burcott has hardly grown at all. Today the hamlet has been completely swallowed up by the growth of Bierton village, though it is still marked on modern maps.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8415
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01296

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