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Hildenborough, Kent

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Hildenborough, Kent

Hildenborough is a village and rural parish in the District of Tonbridge and Malling, Kent. It is two miles (three kilometres) north-west of Tonbridge and five miles (eight kilometres) south-east of Sevenoaks. The village lies in the River Medway valley, near the North Downs in an area known as The Weald.
DistrictTonbridge & Malling
Post townTONBRIDGE
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ5648
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01732 83
Population4,600 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Hildenborough, Kent has been known in the past

Hilderborough

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

Hildenborough, eccl. dist. and hamlet with ry. sta., Leigh and Tunbridge pars., Kent--dist., pop. 1239; hamlet, 2 miles NW. of Tunbridge Junction; P.O., T.O.

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