Great Houghton, Northamptonshire

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Great Houghton
Great Houghton is located in Northamptonshire
Great Houghton
Great Houghton
Great Houghton shown within Northamptonshire
Population 642 (2011)
OS grid reference SP79115886
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Northampton
Postcode district NN
Dialling code 01604
Police Northamptonshire
Fire Northamptonshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
List of places
52°13′22″N 0°50′28″W / 52.22275°N 0.841141°W / 52.22275; -0.841141Coordinates: 52°13′22″N 0°50′28″W / 52.22275°N 0.841141°W / 52.22275; -0.841141

Great Houghton is a village in the Borough of Northampton. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 642.[1] It lies on the edge of the large market town, on the Bedford Road (A428). The village has two pubs, a large village hall. and a hair and beauty salon. The village was also the home of Great Houghton School - a private day school which closed in 2014.[2]