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Claygate, Surrey

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Claygate, Surrey

Claygate is a village in the English county of Surrey, approximately 16 miles south west of London and within the Metropolitan Green Belt. It is primarily a residential area but with offices, farms and two shopping areas with a supermarket, five pubs and numerous restaurants. There are a number of schools and churches of several denominations and a wide range of social and sporting clubs and societies.
DistrictElmbridge
Post townEsher
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ1663
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01372
Population6,492
 

Other names by which Claygate, Surrey has been known in the past

Cleygate ~ Claigate

Claygate, Surrey in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Claygate, eccl. dist., Thames Ditton par., W. Surrey, pop. 788; P.O. Claygate Manor is 4 m. SW. of Kingston.

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