Biddlestone

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Biddlestone
The Priest's House, Biddlestone.jpg
Former priest's residence, Biddlestone
Biddlestone is located in Northumberland
Biddlestone
Biddlestone
Biddlestone shown within Northumberland
Population177 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceNT963081
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMORPETH
Postcode districtNE65
PoliceNorthumbria
FireNorthumberland
AmbulanceNorth East
EU ParliamentNorth East England
UK Parliament
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UK
England
Northumberland
55°22′05″N 2°03′32″W / 55.368°N 2.059°W / 55.368; -2.059Coordinates: 55°22′05″N 2°03′32″W / 55.368°N 2.059°W / 55.368; -2.059

Biddlestone is a village and civil parish in Northumberland, England. It is about 14 miles (23 km) to the west of Alnwick. In the early 21st Century several of Northumberland's least populated parishes were merged to form slightly larger units. Biddlestone was merged with Alwinton, the enlarged parish having a population of 177 in 2011.


Governance[edit]

Biddlestone is in the parliamentary constituency of Berwick-upon-Tweed.


Landmarks[edit]

Biddlestone Roman Catholic Chapel is a Grade II* listed building, and is all that now remains of the former mansion Biddlestone Hall.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 1 July 2015.

External links[edit]

Media related to Biddlestone at Wikimedia Commons