Norton in Hales

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Norton in Hales
Church of St Chad, Norton-in-Hales.jpg
Church of St. Chad
Norton in Hales is located in Shropshire
Norton in Hales
Norton in Hales
Norton in Hales shown within Shropshire
Population620 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceSJ702386
Civil parish
  • Norton in Hales
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townmarket drayton
Postcode districtTF9
Dialling code01630
PoliceWest Mercia
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
52°56′38″N 2°26′35″W / 52.944°N 2.443°W / 52.944; -2.443Coordinates: 52°56′38″N 2°26′35″W / 52.944°N 2.443°W / 52.944; -2.443

Norton in Hales is a village and parish in Shropshire, England.

It lies on the A53 between the town of Market Drayton and Woore, Shropshire's most northeasterly village and parish.

Staffordshire is to the east of the parish and Cheshire to the west. Also within the parish is the village of Betton and hamlet of Ridgwardine.

The parish church is Saint Chad's. Also within the village are Norton in Hales Church of England Primary School, the Hind's Head Inn, and a large playing field.

Tunstall Hall is a Grade II* listed building, built in about 1732, formerly a girls' school, and now a residential home offering specialist care in dementia.[2][3]

Cattle near the Hollies

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 29 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Tunstall Hall - Norton in Hales - Shropshire - England". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 21 September 2014.
  3. ^ "History of Tunstall Hall Care Centre". Retrieved 21 September 2014.

External links[edit]

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