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Winchfield, Hampshire

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Winchfield, Hampshire

Winchfield is a small village in the Hart District of Hampshire in the South-East of England. It is situated 1 mile south-west of Hartley Wintney, 8 miles east of Basingstoke, 2 miles north-east of Odiham and 38 miles west of London. It is connected to London Waterloo and Basingstoke by rail. Winchfield consists of a recently rebuilt village hall (in 1998), a church, a 17th Century inn called the Winchfield Inn and a combination of old residential properties and new ones.
DistrictHart
Post townHook
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU7654
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance Authority
Dialling code01252
Population581
 

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

Winseflet

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

Winchfield, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (for Odiham and Hartley Row), Hants, in NE. of co.- par., 1582 ac., pop. 366; vil., 4 miles SW of Farnborough and I) E. of Basingstoke; P.O., T.O.; it occupies a picturesque situation in a richly wooded part of the country, and has a quaint and interesting old church. Winchfield House, seat, is in vicinity.

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