Laughton, Leicestershire

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Laughton
Laughton-Leicestershire.jpg
Approaching Laughton village
OS grid reference SP660891
Civil parish
  • Laughton
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Lutterworth
Postcode district LE17 6
Police Leicestershire
Fire Leicestershire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
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UK
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Leicestershire

Laughton is a small village and parish situated in Leicestershire, approximately 5 miles west of Market Harborough. Old buildings dominate Laughton with currently only two modern buildings situated in the village. There is a row of cottages opposite the church that has parts dating back to medieval times. The church itself dates back to the 13th century and had a major renovation in 1879.[1] The population is included in the civil parish of Gumley

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish Walks - Laughton - Leicestershire County Council". Archived from the original on 17 May 2009. Retrieved 10 August 2016. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Laughton, Leicestershire at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 52°29′45″N 1°01′38″W / 52.49583°N 1.02722°W / 52.49583; -1.02722