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Greywell, Hampshire

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Greywell, Hampshire

Greywell is a small village and civil parish in Hampshire, England. Greywell village is a past winner of the Best Kept Village in Hampshire competition and a recent winner of Best Small Village in Hampshire. The Basingstoke Canal runs underneath part of the village through the 1.1 km long Greywell Tunnel which is now no longer navigable due to a collapse which occurred in 1932.
DistrictHart
Post townHOOK
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU7151
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01256
 

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

Grewell

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

Greywell, par., N. Hants, 4½ miles SW. of Winchfield ry. sta., 876 ac., pop. 300; P.O.; contains the seat of Greywell Hill House.

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