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Hazlemere, Buckinghamshire

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Hazlemere, Buckinghamshire

Hazlemere is a suburb of High Wycombe and a civil parish within Wycombe district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is to the north east of the town along the A404 in the direction of Amersham. Hazlemere used to be a small hamlet in the ancient Desborough Hundred and the name is recorded as long ago as the 13th century. The crossroads at the centre of Hazlemere was, until 1987, the meeting point of several parish boundaries. It now lies at the centre of its own parish.
DistrictWycombe
Post townHigh Wycombe
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSU8995
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01494
Population9,350
 

Other names by which Hazlemere, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past

Hazelmoor

Hazlemere, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hazlemere, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Chipping Wycombe, Hughenden, and Penn pars., Bucks, pop. 780; hamlet, 3 m. NE. of Wycombe; P.O., called Hazelmoor.

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