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Water End, Hertfordshire

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Water End, Hertfordshire

Water End is also the name of a hamlet in Hertfordshire, near Hemel Hempstead {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:51.66|-00.87|region:GB_type:city|||||| |primary |name= }} Water End
Water End
OS grid reference SU7894 Shire county Buckinghamshire Region South East Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town HIGH WYCOMBE Postcode district HP14 Police Fire Ambulance EU Parliament South East England List of places UK England Water End is a hamlet located on the A40 between Piddington and Stokenchurch in Buckinghamshire, England. Together with the adjacent hamlets of Horsleys Green, Beacon's Bottom and Studley Green, it is in an area known collectively as 'Studley Green'. It is within the Chiltern Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It featured in a 1987 episode of the BBC motoring magazine show Top Gear, which looked at safety on rural roads. Water End was chosen for the abnormally high accident rate in both the hamlet itself and the surrounding roads.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL2204
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central

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