Marefield

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For the village in Sussex, see Maresfield.
Marefield
Marefield is located in Leicestershire
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Marefield shown within Leicestershire
OS grid reference SK746079
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Leicester
Postcode district LE7 9
Police Leicestershire
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Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
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LeicestershireCoordinates: 52°39′54″N 0°53′59″W / 52.66494°N 0.89983°W / 52.66494; -0.89983
Riders on horseback approaching Maresfield, Leicestershire

Marefield is a hamlet and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 20. At the census 2011 the population remained less than 100 and is included in the civil parish of Owston and Newbold. It was also the birthplace of Wire drummer Robert Gotobed, and Thomas Hooker, one of the main founders of Connecticut, USA.[citation needed]