Muxton

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Muxton
Tudor House at Muxton - geograph.org.uk - 416970.jpg
Tudor house at Muxton
Muxton is located in Shropshire
Muxton
Muxton
Location within Shropshire
Population6,557 (2011)
OS grid referenceSJ715137
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townTELFORD
Postcode districtTF2
Dialling code01952
PoliceWest Mercia
FireShropshire
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Shropshire
52°43′12″N 2°25′16″W / 52.720°N 2.421°W / 52.720; -2.421Coordinates: 52°43′12″N 2°25′16″W / 52.720°N 2.421°W / 52.720; -2.421

Muxton is an ancient village between Lilleshall and Donnington in Shropshire, England. It now forms part of the new town of Telford, though it is on the town's very northern outskirts.

Population was 6,557 as of the 2011 Census, which is a 12.6% increase at the census previous to this one, which took place in 2001.[1]

The Shropshire Golf Centre is near Muxton, situated within the Granville Country Park, which itself lies on the southern edge of the greater Muxton area. The village is home to a doctors' surgery, Price-point retailer, primary school, parks, St Johns Church which is a Church of England church, is located in Muxton and together with St. Michael's and all Angels in Lilleshall forms the centre of the Christian community in both parishes. There is a McDonald's located between Muxton and neighbouring Donnington. Muxton also has a post office and various other shops and stores together with a nearby filling station, a Premier Inn and a Restaurant.

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-12-04. Retrieved 2014-11-29.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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