Bainton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates: 52°38′42″N 0°22′58″W / 52.6450°N 0.3828°W / 52.6450; -0.3828

Bainton
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Bainton village cross
Bainton is located in Cambridgeshire
Bainton
Bainton
 Bainton shown within Cambridgeshire
Population 305 
OS grid reference TF0906
District Peterborough
Shire county Cambridgeshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Stamford
Postcode district PE9
Dialling code 01780
Police Cambridgeshire
Fire Cambridgeshire
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
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Signpost in Bainton

Bainton is a village and civil parish in the City of Peterborough unitary authority in Cambridgeshire, England. It lies between Peterborough and Stamford. Ashton is a neighbouring hamlet included in the civil parish. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 305 people.[1]

The medieval village cross is Grade 1 listed. The parish church is dedicated to St Mary and includes a monument of 1805 by Sir Richard Westmacott.[2]

Bainton House is a Grade II listed manor house dating back to the 16th century, which was previously the home of the Birkbeck family.

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