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Molash, Kent

Molash is a civil parish and village in Kent, South East England with a population of about 230 people. It is situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) nestling on the picturesque North Downs; on the A252 road between Canterbury (8 miles), Ashford (8m) and Faversham (8m). Molash is a scattered rural community surrounded by farmland and a forest called King's Wood, which was historically a royal hunting forest.
DistrictAshford
Post townCanterbury
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR0251
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 code01233
Population249
 

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

Moldash

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

Moldash (or Molash), par. and vil., Kent, 3 miles SW. of Chilham and 6 miles N. of Ashford, 1461 ac., pop. 335; P.O.

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