Andwell

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Andwell
M3 eastbound between junction 6 (Basingstoke) and junction 5 (Hook) - geograph.org.uk - 69229.jpg
Fields in Andwell, now bisected by the M3 motorway
Andwell is located in Hampshire
Andwell
Andwell
Location within Hampshire
OS grid referenceSU6952
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire
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UK
England
Hampshire
51°16′05″N 1°00′49″W / 51.2680°N 1.0136°W / 51.2680; -1.0136Coordinates: 51°16′05″N 1°00′49″W / 51.2680°N 1.0136°W / 51.2680; -1.0136

Andwell is a village in the Basingstoke and Deane district of Hampshire, England. Its former range was divided by the M3 motorway; it is also bounded to the north by the A30 road. Winchester College has owned land in the village since the 1390s.[1]

Governance[edit]

The village of Andwell is part of the civil parish of Mapledurwell and Up Nately (where the 2011 census population was included)[2] and is part of the Basing ward of Basingstoke and Deane borough council.[3] The borough council is a Non-metropolitan district of Hampshire County Council.

Religious sites[edit]

The village is home to the ruins of Andwell Priory, a 12th-century Benedictine priory.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Foster, Suzanne. "The Andwell Map, 1530s". In Foster, Richard (ed.). 50 Treasures from Winchester College. SCALA. p. 74. ISBN 9781785512209.
  2. ^ "Hampshire County Council's legal record of public rights of way in Hampshire" (PDF). 2008. Retrieved 28 October 2010.
  3. ^ "Basingstoke and Deane Wards info". 2010. Archived from the original on 24 October 2010. Retrieved 28 October 2010.

External links[edit]

Media related to Andwell at Wikimedia Commons