Denton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates: 51°43′05″N 1°08′28″W / 51.718°N 1.141°W / 51.718; -1.141

Denton
Denton is located in Oxfordshire
Denton
Denton
 Denton shown within Oxfordshire
OS grid reference SP5902
Civil parish Cuddesdon and Denton
District South Oxfordshire
Shire county Oxfordshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Oxford
Postcode district OX44
Dialling code 01865
Police Thames Valley
Fire Oxfordshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Henley
Website Cuddesdon and Denton Community Website
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Denton is a hamlet in the civil parish of Cuddesdon and Denton in Oxfordshire. Its toponym is derived from the Old English den-tun meaning "valley farmstead". Denton is in a fold of the landscape, between the two hills on which Cuddesdon and Garsington stand.

Denton is an ancient manor and had its own civil parish, but in the twentieth century it was merged with neighbouring Cuddesdon.