Chilton Candover

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Chilton Candover
B road at Chilton Candover - geograph.org.uk - 99037.jpg
Chilton Candover is located in Hampshire
Chilton Candover
Chilton Candover
Location within Hampshire
Population27 [1]
OS grid referenceSU5924140174
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townALRESFORD
Postcode districtSO24
Dialling code01962
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire
AmbulanceSouth Central
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire
51°09′28″N 1°09′15″W / 51.157760°N 1.154273°W / 51.157760; -1.154273Coordinates: 51°09′28″N 1°09′15″W / 51.157760°N 1.154273°W / 51.157760; -1.154273

Chilton Candover is a village in Hampshire, England. It has an acreage of 1,451 acres (5.87 km2) and sits in the valley of the River Alre. The village is situated on the main road from Basingstoke to Winchester, and consists of a few scattered houses built of brick and roofed with slate, thatch and tiles. To the north lies an underground churchyard enclosed by a flint stone wall, now abandoned and overgrown with weeds.

The village belongs to the parish of the Candovers and its nearest town is New Alresford, 5.5 miles (8.9 km) away from the village. Its nearest railway station is the restored Watercress Line, at New Alresford.

Governance[edit]

The village of Chilton Candover is part of the civil parish of Candovers,[2] and is part of the Upton Grey and the Candovers ward of Basingstoke and Deane borough council.[3] The borough council is a Non-metropolitan district of Hampshire County Council.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Census data
  2. ^ "Hampshire County Council's legal record of public rights of way in Hampshire" (PDF). 2008. Retrieved 26 October 2010.
  3. ^ "Basingstoke and Deane Wards info". 2010. Archived from the original on 24 October 2010. Retrieved 26 October 2010.

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