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Kingscote, Gloucestershire

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Kingscote, Gloucestershire

Kingscote is a village and civil parish in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England, set on the uplands near the south western edge of the Cotswold hills. It is situated about two miles (3 km) east of Uley, five miles (8 km) east of Dursley and four miles (6 km) west of Tetbury. The landscape is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The hamlet of Newington Bagpath lies to the west of the village; the parish lands extend near to the small village of Owlpen.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST8196
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire

Other names by which Kingscote, Gloucestershire has been known in the past


Kingscote, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kingscote, par. and vil., in SW. of Gloucestershire, 5 miles NW. of Tetbury, 1810 ac., pop. 272; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Kingscote Park, seat.

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