Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire

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Coordinates: 52°00′00″N 0°22′00″W / 52°N 0.366667°W / 52; -0.366667

Gravenhurst
Gravenhurst is located in Bedfordshire
Gravenhurst
Gravenhurst
 Gravenhurst shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid reference TL121143
Unitary authority Central Bedfordshire
Ceremonial county Bedfordshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BEDFORD
Postcode district MK45
Dialling code 01462
Police Bedfordshire
Fire Bedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament Mid Bedfordshire
List of places
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Gravenhurst (also known as Lower Gravenhurst) is a village and civil parish located in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England.

The parish includes Upper Gravenhurst, as well as the hamlet of Ion.[1]

Gravenhurst is mentioned in the Domesday Book. The entry reads: Crauenhest: William from Hugh de Beauchamp.

Features of Gravenhurst include St. Mary's Church, which was built during the 14th century.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Guide to Bedfordshire Parishes'". Bedfordshire.gov.uk. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  2. ^ "'Gravenhurst history timeline'". Galaxy.bedfordshire.gov.uk. 2007-03-15. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 

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