Broughton shown within Hampshire
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||South East England|
|UK Parliament||North West Hampshire|
|Website||Broughton in Hampshire|
The Manor of Broughton is recorded in the Domesday Book and was held at different times by the Earl of Southampton, and the Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull. The current manor house is a Grade II* listed building, dating from the 18th century.
The 2001 census recorded a parish population of 1,029. The village has a number of groups and clubs running for all ages and interests.
Near the village are many farms, including three sheep farms and one buffalo meat farm.
Broughton is twinned with:
- Page, William, ed. (1911). "Broughton with Frenchmoor". A History of the County of Hampshire. Victoria County History 4. Institute of Historical Research. pp. 493–497.
- "Broughton Manor House". British Listed Buildings.
- "Properties that would be perfect renovation projects". The Daily Telegraph.
- "Broughton in Hampshire".
- "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 11 July 2013.
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