Sharpenhoe

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Coordinates: 51°57′43″N 0°26′56″W / 51.962°N 0.449°W / 51.962; -0.449

Sharpenhoe
Sharpenhoe is located in Bedfordshire
Sharpenhoe
Sharpenhoe
 Sharpenhoe shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid reference TL065305
Unitary authority Central Bedfordshire
Shire county Bedfordshire
Ceremonial county Bedfordshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Bedford
Postcode district MK45
Dialling code 01582
Police Bedfordshire
Fire Bedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament Mid Bedfordshire
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Sharpenhoe is a small village in Bedfordshire, England, at the foot of the hills known as the Sharpenhoe Clappers, which are within the Chilterns AONB.

Transport[edit]

The village is about 2 miles (3.2 km) east of junction 12 of the M1, north of Luton, south of Bedford, east of Harlington and just to the west of the A6 road at Barton le Clay.


Notable people[edit]

Sharpenhoe is the birthplace of Carrie King, author of the children's book "The Life in The Wood with Jon-Pip".


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