Shelton and Hardwick

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Shelton and Hardwick
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Hardwick St Margaret
Shelton and Hardwick is located in Norfolk
Shelton and Hardwick
Shelton and Hardwick
 Shelton and Hardwick shown within Norfolk
Area  8.90 km2 (3.44 sq mi)
Population 283 
   – density  32 /km2 (83 /sq mi)
OS grid reference TM223900
Civil parish Shelton and Hardwick
District South Norfolk
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR15
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Coordinates: 52°27′46″N 1°16′15″E / 52.46267°N 1.27091°E / 52.46267; 1.27091

Shelton and Hardwick is a civil parish in South Norfolk, England, made up of the villages of Shelton and Hardwick. It lies about 3 km south-east of Long Stratton, about 6 km north of Harleston and 10 km west of Bungay. It covers an area of 8.90 km2 (3.44 sq mi) and had a population of 283 in 107 households at the 2001 census.[1]

Shelton contains a primary school, a church and Shelton Hall.

Hardwick has a church (which is famous locally for its ruined tower[citation needed] and is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk), as well as several farms and a substantial amount of housing. It was also home to a RAF airfield, which was used in the past by the USAAF.

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  1. ^ "Shelton & Hardwick parish information". South Norfolk Council. 4 January 2006. Retrieved 20 June 2009. 

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