Pegsdon

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Pegsdon
Pegsdon is located in Bedfordshire
Pegsdon
Pegsdon
 Pegsdon shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid reference TL117306
Civil parish Shillington
Unitary authority Central Bedfordshire
Ceremonial county Bedfordshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HITCHIN
Postcode district SG5
Dialling code 01462
Police Bedfordshire
Fire Bedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament Mid Bedfordshire
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Coordinates: 51°57′49″N 0°22′28″W / 51.96352°N 0.37457°W / 51.96352; -0.37457

Pegsdon is a hamlet located in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England.

The settlement forms part of the Shillington civil parish, and is almost encircled by the county border with Hertfordshire.

Pegsdon Hills are located south and east of Pegsdon. They form the north-eastern end of the Chiltern Hills, and are mostly managed as a nature reserve by the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire. Knocking Hoe is a smaller hill which lies north of Hitchin Road. It is a national nature reserve and a Site of Special Scientific Interest.