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Hermitage, West Berkshire

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Hermitage, West Berkshire

Hermitage is a village and civil parish, near to Newbury, in the English county of Berkshire. The civil parish is made up of a number of settlements: Hermitage village, Little Hungerford and Wellhouse, in 2003 these consisted of some 1,154 people in 444 houses, although the population is nearer 2,000 now (2010) in 770 houses.
Post townNEWBURY
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU5173
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01635
Population1,154 (2001)
 

Hermitage, West Berkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hermitage.-- eccl. dist. and hamlet with ry. sta., Hampstead Norris par., Berks - dist., pop. 461; hamlet, 4 miles NB. of Newbury; P.O.

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