Grafton Underwood

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Grafton Underwood
Grafton Underwood is located in Northamptonshire
Grafton Underwood
Grafton Underwood
Grafton Underwood shown within Northamptonshire
Population 146 (2011)
OS grid reference SP9280
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Kettering
Postcode district NN14
Dialling code 01536
Police Northamptonshire
Fire Northamptonshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
52°24′53″N 0°38′29″W / 52.4147°N 0.6414°W / 52.4147; -0.6414Coordinates: 52°24′53″N 0°38′29″W / 52.4147°N 0.6414°W / 52.4147; -0.6414

Grafton Underwood is a village and civil parish in the Kettering borough of Northamptonshire, England. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 134 people, increasing to 146 at the 2011 census.[1] The village was used in Helen Fielding's Bridget Jones novels as her childhood home.[2]

The Church of England parish church is dedicated to St James the Apostle.[3]


  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 4 July 2016. 
  2. ^ Office for National Statistics: Grafton Underwood CP: Parish headcounts. Retrieved 11 December 2009
  3. ^ St James the Apostle Church Official Website