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Binfield, Bracknell Forest

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Binfield, Bracknell Forest

Binfield is a village and civil parish in the Bracknell Forest borough of Berkshire, England. According to the 2001 census it has a population of 7,475. The village is located on the northwestern fringe of the Bracknell urban area, and lies less than 4 miles east of Wokingham and 8 miles south east of Reading.
DistrictBracknell Forest
Administrative CountyBracknell Forest
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU8471
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 code01344
Population7,475 (2001)

Binfield, Bracknell Forest in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Binfield.-- par. and vil., E. Berks, in Windsor Forest, 3½ miles NE. of Wokingham, 3489 ac. (19 water), pop. 1684; P.O., T.O.; early home of Pope, the poet (1688-1744); contains seat of Binfield Park.

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