Ravensthorpe, Northamptonshire

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Ravensthorpe
Water foul on Ravensthorpe Reservoir.JPG
Ravensthorpe Reservoir
Ravensthorpe is located in Northamptonshire
Ravensthorpe
Ravensthorpe
Location within Northamptonshire
Population646 (2011)
OS grid referenceSP6670
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNorthampton
Postcode districtNN6
Dialling code01604
PoliceNorthamptonshire
FireNorthamptonshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Northamptonshire
52°19′43″N 1°01′32″W / 52.3286°N 1.0256°W / 52.3286; -1.0256Coordinates: 52°19′43″N 1°01′32″W / 52.3286°N 1.0256°W / 52.3286; -1.0256

Ravensthorpe is a village and civil parish in the Daventry district of the county of Northamptonshire in England. The village lies approximately midway between Northampton and Rugby. The M1 motorway is six miles west and the nearest railway station is at Long Buckby. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 656 people,[1] including Coton but falling slightly to 646 at the 2011 census.[2]

Services within the village include a shop, the 'Chequers' pub, a playing field, a small park and a woodland maintained by the Woodland Trust.

Geography[edit]

The civil parish of Ravensthorpe includes nearby Coton. Nearby tourist attractions include Coton Manor Garden, Althorp House, and Holdenby House.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Office for National Statistics: Ravensthorpe CP: Parish headcounts. Retrieved 18 November 2009
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 1 July 2016.

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