Hales

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Hales
Hales St Margaret - geograph.org.uk - 1938291.jpg
The Norman Church of Hales St Margaret
Hales is located in Norfolk
Hales
Hales
Location within Norfolk
Area3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Population469 (2011)
• Density118/km2 (310/sq mi)
OS grid referenceTM382972
Civil parish
  • Hales
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNORWICH
Postcode districtNR14
PoliceNorfolk
FireNorfolk
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°31′19″N 1°30′33″E / 52.521861°N 1.509247°E / 52.521861; 1.509247Coordinates: 52°31′19″N 1°30′33″E / 52.521861°N 1.509247°E / 52.521861; 1.509247

Hales is a small village in Norfolk, England. It covers an area of 3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi) and had a population of 479 in 192 households as of the 2001 census,[1] which had reduced to 469 at the 2011 census.[2]

Church of St Margaret[edit]

The Church of Hales St Margaret is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk. With its thatched roof, this church probably comes closest to the original appearance of an early round-tower church. It is in care of the Churches Conservation Trust,[3] and is a Grade I listed building.[4]

Transport[edit]

X2 goes from Norwich in the west to Lowestoft in the east.

Nearest places[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hales parish information". South Norfolk Council. 31 March 2008. Archived from the original on 22 November 2008. Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 7 September 2015.
  3. ^ St Margaret, Hales, Churches Conservation Trust, archived from the original on 19 January 2011, retrieved 5 January 2011
  4. ^ "Church of St Margaret, Hales", Heritage Gateway website, Heritage Gateway (English Heritage, Institute of Historic Building Conservation and ALGAO:England), 2006, retrieved 5 January 2011

External links[edit]

Media related to Hales at Wikimedia Commons