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Hever, Kent

This article is about Hever, Kent. For Hever, Belgium, see Hever, Belgium. Hever is a village and civil parish in the Sevenoaks District of Kent, England. The parish is located on the River Eden, a tributary of the River Medway, east of Edenbridge. It is 5 miles by 1-mile in extent, and 3,062 acres in area. The parish includes the villages of Four Elms, Hever itself, and Markbeech, and has a population of 1,136.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ4744
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast

Hever, Kent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hever, par. and vil., W. Kent, 3 miles SE. of Edenbridge sta. and 7 miles SW. of Sevenoaks, 2660 ac., pop. 670; P.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Hever Castle, built in the time of Henry VI., and interesting from its associations with the story of Anne Boleyn.

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