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Empshott, Hampshire

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Empshott, Hampshire

Empshott is a small village in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England. It is 3.5 miles (5.5km) southwest of Bordon, just west of the A3 road. The nearest railway station is 2.7 miles (4.4km) southeast of the village, at Liss. The village is home to the Holy Rood church which dates to the 13th century. Later additions include a Victorian bell-turret. The famous Hambledon batsman John Small was born there in 1737.
DistrictEast Hampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU7531
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central

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

Empshot ~ Hibesete

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

Empshott, par., N. Hants, 6 miles SE. of Alton, 761 ac., pop. 158.

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