Picton, Cheshire

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Picton
Picton Gorse - geograph.org.uk - 36554.jpg
Picton Gorse
Picton is located in Cheshire
Picton
Picton
Picton shown within Cheshire
Population 58 (2001)
OS grid reference SJ432710
Civil parish
  • Picton
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHESTER
Postcode district CH2
Dialling code 01244
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
CheshireCoordinates: 53°14′00″N 2°51′00″W / 53.233333°N 2.85°W / 53.233333; -2.85

Picton is a hamlet and civil parish situated near to Chester, in the Borough of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire in England. It has a population of 58.[1]

In 1995 aerial photography showed evidence of a Roman practice fort in the parish.[2][3]

Picton Hall and Picton Hall Farmhouse are designated by English Heritage as a Grade  II listed building. It is the only listed building in the parish.[4]

References[edit]

Citations

Sources

  • Latham, Frank A. (ed.) (2005), Mickle Trafford, The Local History Group, ISBN 0-9551470-1-8 

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