Thedden

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Thedden
Thedden-grange.png
Thedden Grange
Thedden is located in Hampshire
Thedden
Thedden
 Thedden shown within Hampshire
Population [1]
OS grid reference SU6837539041
Civil parish Bentworth
District East Hampshire
Shire county Hampshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Alton
Postcode district GU34
Dialling code 01420
Police Hampshire
Fire Hampshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
Website http://www.bentworth.info
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire

Coordinates: 51°08′48″N 1°01′26″W / 51.146555°N 1.0238951°W / 51.146555; -1.0238951

Thedden is a hamlet in the large civil parish of Bentworth in Hampshire, England, about 2 km south east of the centre of Bentworth village. Its nearest town is Alton, about 3.5 miles (5.1 km) east of Thedden.

The nearest railway station is Alton which is 3.5 miles (5 km) to the east. Until 1932 it was the Bentworth and Lasham railway station on the Basingstoke and Alton Light Railway, until its closure in 1932.[2]

Thedden Grange is a large country house, the area originally being part of the Bentworth Hall estate. During the Second World War it was used as a prisoner of war camp.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bentworth#Population figures Population ref
  2. ^ [1] Alton Light Railway closure