Biddlestone

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Biddlestone
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Former farmhouse, Biddlestone
Biddlestone is located in Northumberland
Biddlestone
Biddlestone
Biddlestone shown within Northumberland
Population 177 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid reference NT963081
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MORPETH
Postcode district NE65
Police Northumbria
Fire Northumberland
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
UK Parliament
List of places
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