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Hollingbourne, Kent

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Hollingbourne, Kent

Hollingbourne is a village and civil parish in the borough of Maidstone in Kent, England. The parish is located on the southward slope of the North Downs to the east of the county town, Maidstone. The parish population is around 900 and has three conservation areas: Upper Street in the village centre and the outlying hamlets of Broad Street and Eyhorne Street.
DistrictMaidstone
Post townMaidstone
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ8455
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 code01622
Population858
 

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

Hoilingeborde ~ Hollingbourn ~ Hollingburn ~ Hoilinegeborde ~ Holingeborne

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

Hollingbourn, par. and vil. with ry. sta., mid. Kent, 5½ miles E. of Maidstone, 4611 ac., pop. 1151; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. are Hollingbourn House, seat, and the Hollingbourn Paper Mills.

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