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Hampstead Norreys, West Berkshire

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Hampstead Norreys, West Berkshire

Hampstead Norreys (alternatively spelt Hampstead Norris) is a village and civil parish in Berkshire, England. It is situated at grid reference SU528763 on the River Pang, north of Newbury. Hampstead Norreys was awarded Berkshire's best kept village in 1979. As well as Hampstead Norreys itself, the parish includes the hamlets of Bothampstead, Eling and Wyld Court.
Post townNEWBURY
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU5276
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01635
Population748 (2001)

Other names by which Hampstead Norreys, West Berkshire has been known in the past

Hampstead Norris

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

Hampstead Norris, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Hampsted Norris), Berks, 7 miles NW. of Newbury, 6047 ac., pop. 1378; P.O.

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