Cranbourne, Berkshire

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Cranbourne
Plaistow Green, Cranbourne - geograph.org.uk - 127378.jpg
Plaistow Green, Cranbourne. Looking eastwards along the A330 to the primary school.
Cranbourne is located in Berkshire
Cranbourne
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Cranbourne shown within Berkshire
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Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WINDSOR
Postcode district SL4
Dialling code 01344
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51°26′45″N 0°40′18″W / 51.445788°N 0.671737°W / 51.445788; -0.671737Coordinates: 51°26′45″N 0°40′18″W / 51.445788°N 0.671737°W / 51.445788; -0.671737

Cranbourne is a village in Berkshire, England, within the civil parish of Winkfield in the borough of Bracknell Forest.

The settlement lies near to Windsor Great Park and Legoland Windsor, and is approximately 3.5 miles (5.6 km) south-west of Windsor. Neither Cranbourne Chase nor Cranbourne Lodge, which it surrounds, are in Winkfield but across the border in Windsor.

St Peters Church, Cranbourne, Berkshire, UK

History[edit]

Cranbourne was the location of a free school that eventually became Ranelagh Church of England School. St Peter's Church was built in 1850. The Fleur de Lis pub on the corner of Hatchet Lane is now flats.

External links[edit]

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