Sibbertoft

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Sibbertoft
Sibberftoft houses.JPG
Berkeley Street
Sibbertoft is located in Northamptonshire
Sibbertoft
Sibbertoft
Sibbertoft shown within Northamptonshire
Population 462 (2011)
OS grid reference SP6882
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Market Harborough
Postcode district LE16
Dialling code 01858
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52°26′10″N 0°59′38″W / 52.4362°N 0.9938°W / 52.4362; -0.9938Coordinates: 52°26′10″N 0°59′38″W / 52.4362°N 0.9938°W / 52.4362; -0.9938

Sibbertoft is a village and civil parish in the Daventry district of Northamptonshire in England. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population (including Sulby) was 343 people,[1] increasing to 462 at the 2011 Census.[2]

Facilities in the village include a pub, church, recreation ground and the Sibbertoft Reading Room which is in effect the village hall.[3]

Notable residents[edit]

  • Miles Joseph Berkeley, cryptogamist, clergyman, and one of the founders of the science of plant pathology, served as a clergyman to the parish of Sibbertoft.

Notable buildings and monuments[edit]

The Historic England website contains details of the listed buildings in the parish of Sibbertoft. All of them are Grade II apart from St Helen's Church, which is Grade II*.[4]

The listed buildings are:

  • St Helen's Church, Church Street
  • Two chest tombs and a pair of headstones in the churchyard
  • The Springs, 7 Berkeley Street
  • The Old School, Church Street, 1846 by Edmund Francis Law[5]
  • 41 Welland Rise

There is also a scheduled monument in the parish:

  • Sibbertoft motte and bailey castle

Coombe Hill Hollow, north of the village, is a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Office for National Statistics: Sibbertoft CP: Parish headcounts. Retrieved 19 November 2009
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for Nationqal Statistics. Retrieved 9 July 2016. 
  3. ^ Sibbertoft Reading Room Retrieved 10 April 2011
  4. ^ "Historic England – The List". Retrieved 2015-09-29. 
  5. ^ Pevsner, Northamptonshire, Addenda p530

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