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Great Addington, Northamptonshire

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Great Addington, Northamptonshire

Great Addington is a small village and civil parish in Northamptonshire, England. It lies near the west bank of the River Nene, about 5 miles (8 km) east of Kettering. It consists of approximately 100 houses; at the time of the 2001 census, the population of the parish was 319 people. It has a church, manor house, village hall, a small pub called the Hare & Hounds, a shop, playing field and home to the Page and Scott families.
DistrictEast Northamptonshire
Post townKettering
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP9574
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01536

Other names by which Great Addington, Northamptonshire has been known in the past

Addington ~ Addington Great ~ Addington Great and Little

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

Addington, Great and Little, 2 pars. and seat, N. Northamptonsh., on r. Nene, 4½ m. SW. of Thrapston -- G. A., 1230 ac., pop. 316; L. A., 1170 ac., pop. 340.

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