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Hartest, Suffolk

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Hartest, Suffolk

Hartest is a small village in the Babergh district of the English county of Suffolk. It is located halfway between Bury St. Edmunds and Sudbury on the B1066 road in the Glem valley. Brockley is two miles north. The village is centred on the large village green, fringed by an array of brightly coloured cottages, the village hall or institute, the medieval All Saints church and the Crown public house, formerly Hartest Hall the local landowner's seat.
DistrictBabergh
Post townBURY ST EDMUNDS
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL8352
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01284
Population440
 

Other names by which Hartest, Suffolk has been known in the past

Herterst ~ Hertest

Hartest, Suffolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hartest, par. and vil., W. Suffolk, 6 miles NW. of Lavenham, 1964 ac., pop. 616; P.O.

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