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Penwithick, Cornwall

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Penwithick, Cornwall

Penwithick or Penwithick Stents is a village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated 2.5 miles north of St Austell, in the civil parish of Treverbyn in the 'clay country' area of china clay quarrying. There are plans to build a new settlement Baal & West Carclaze south of the village as part of the St Austell and Clay Country Eco-town. This would include 1,800 to 2,500 homes. The plan was given outline approval in July 2009.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0256
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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