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Higher Pertwood, Wiltshire

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Higher Pertwood, Wiltshire

Pertwood is a very small village, former civil parish, and manor, near Warminster in the county of Wiltshire in the west of England. Its land and houses now lie in the parishes of East Knoyle and Sutton Veny and have fewer than twenty inhabitants. The only settlement is at Upper Pertwood, also called Higher Pertwood, but not far away is Lower Pertwood, with only one house, and 'Pertwood' is the collective name for the two together. Lower Pertwood is now run as Pertwood Organic.
Post townWarminster
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8835
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western

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