Cranbourne, Berkshire

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Coordinates: 51°26′45″N 0°40′18″W / 51.445788°N 0.671737°W / 51.445788; -0.671737

Cranbourne
Cranbourne is located in Berkshire
Cranbourne
Cranbourne
 Cranbourne shown within Berkshire
OS grid reference SU926727
Metropolitan borough Bracknell Forest
Metropolitan county Berkshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WINDSOR
Postcode district SL4
Dialling code 01344
Police Thames Valley
Fire Royal Berkshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Windsor
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Cranbourne is a village in Berkshire, England, within the civil parish of Winkfield in the borough of Bracknell Forest.

The settlement lies near to Windsor Great Park and Legoland Windsor, and is approximately 3.5 miles (5.6 km) south-west of Windsor. Neither Cranbourne Chase nor Cranbourne Lodge, which it surrounds, are in Winkfield but across the border in Windsor. Cranbourne features a primary school, named Cranbourne Primary School. Conveniently, there is a secondary school named Charters Secondary School near, in Sunning Dale. Cranbourne is a quiet village, with a Mobile Home Park, Squirrels Pub, a Hair Dresser's and a few shops. There is a Polo Club and a large forest surrounding Cranbourne.

History[edit]

Cranbourne was the location of a free school that eventually became Ranelagh Church of England School.

External links[edit]

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