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Coat of arms of Maarheeze
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Coordinates: 51°18′39″N 5°36′48″E / 51.31083°N 5.61333°E / 51.31083; 5.61333
Country Netherlands
Province Noord-Brabant
Municipality Cranendonck
Population (2013) 6,221
For the villa in Wassenaar, former home of the Dutch Foreign Intelligence Service, see Villa Maarheeze.

Maarheeze is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Cranendonck, about 15 km southeast of Eindhoven.

Maarheeze used to be a separate municipality. It merged with Budel in 1997, and changed its name to Cranendonck.1.[1]

Though located in North Brabant near Eindhoven, the spoken dialect is Budels (linguistically a Limburgish dialect), rather than Kempenlands (linguistically an East Brabantian dialect).[2]


  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.
  2. ^ Jos & Cor Swanenberg: Taal in stad en land: Oost-Brabants, ISBN 9012090105

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Coordinates: 51°19′N 5°36′E / 51.317°N 5.600°E / 51.317; 5.600