North Wraxall

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North Wraxall
North Wraxall St James.JPG
St James church
North Wraxall is located in Wiltshire
North Wraxall
North Wraxall
 North Wraxall shown within Wiltshire
Population 348 (in 2001)
OS grid reference ST819750
Unitary authority Wiltshire
Ceremonial county Wiltshire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHIPPENHAM
Postcode district SN14
Dialling code 01249
Police Wiltshire
Fire Wiltshire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
List of places
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England
Wiltshire

Coordinates: 51°28′26″N 2°15′47″W / 51.474°N 02.263°W / 51.474; -02.263

North Wraxall is a small village and a civil parish in Wiltshire, England.

Location[edit]

The village is located 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Chippenham, on the A420 road to Bristol.

The neighbouring villages are Upper Wraxall, Mountain Bower, The Shoe, Nettleton Ford and West Kington.

The parish of North Wraxall includes the hamlets of Ford, Upper Wraxall, The Shoe and Mountain Bower. The population of the parish is approximately 350. The 800 year old church of St James the Great is situated in the centre of North Wraxall and contains a fine example of Jerusalem wall painting. The parish is part of the Bybrook benefice.[1]

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Media related to North Wraxall at Wikimedia Commons