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Linkenholt, Hampshire

Linkenholt is a village near Andover in Hampshire, England with about 40 inhabitants. The Domesday Book of 1086 records it as Linchehou, when it was part of the land of the Abbey of St Peter of Gloucester. The village is in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Linkenholt includes a 2,003-acre estate that has an Edwardian manor house, 21 cottages and houses, 1,500 acres of farmland, 450 acres of woodland, a village shop and a blacksmith's forge.
DistrictTest Valley
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU3658
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
 

Other names by which Linkenholt, Hampshire has been known in the past

Linchehou

Linkenholt, Hampshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Linkenholt, par., Hants, 9 miles N. of Andover, 1073 ac., p op. 72.

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