Picket Twenty

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Picket Twenty
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Picket Twenty is located in Hampshire
Picket Twenty
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Picket Twenty shown within Hampshire
OS grid reference SU383454
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ANDOVER
Postcode district SP11 6
Dialling code 01264
Police Hampshire
Fire Hampshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
HampshireCoordinates: 51°12′27″N 1°27′07″W / 51.20739°N 1.45181°W / 51.20739; -1.45181

Picket Twenty is a village in the Test Valley district of Hampshire, England. Its nearest town is Andover (where the 2011 Census population was included), which lies approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) north-west from the village.

In 2010 development started on a new property development of 1,200 new homes, community centres, schools etc. By 2011 the first phase (approx. 190 new homes) was well underway, with the first being occupied in December 2011. With the growth of this new community, new transport links (Bus services) are due to be created, and a new community website has been started by the residents. The second phase of the development is due to commence in 2012. When finished, there will be 1,200 homes, as well as a school, cricket / football fields and shops.

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