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Exlade Street, Oxfordshire

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Exlade Street, Oxfordshire

Exlade Street is a hamlet in Checkendon civil parish in Oxfordshire about 6 miles northwest of Reading. The hamlet is about 445 feet above sea level in the Chiltern Hills. Exlade Street began as a dependent settlement of South Stoke and the earliest known record of it dates from 1241. The toponym is derived from the Old English personal name Ecgi and slaed, meaning "valley". From 1094 South Stoke and its dependent settlements belonged to Eynsham Abbey.
DistrictSouth Oxfordshire
Post townReading
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSU6582
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01491
 

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