South Rauceby

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South Rauceby
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Village sign
South Rauceby is located in Lincolnshire
South Rauceby
South Rauceby
Location within Lincolnshire
Population367 (2011)
OS grid referenceTF025455
• London105 mi (169 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSLEAFORD
Postcode districtNG34
Dialling code01529
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
52°59′49″N 0°28′27″W / 52.996833°N 0.474171°W / 52.996833; -0.474171Coordinates: 52°59′49″N 0°28′27″W / 52.996833°N 0.474171°W / 52.996833; -0.474171

South Rauceby is a village and civil parish in the North Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated 2.5 miles (4.0 km) west from Sleaford. The village of North Rauceby is less than 1 mile (1.6 km) to the north. The 2001 Census recorded a village population of 330 in 161 household,[1] increasing to 367 at the 2011 census.[2]

Rauceby village hall is situated on Main Street and serves both North and South Rauceby. It provides for village clubs and events, and the Rauceby Pre-School which serves the local community and surrounding area. The village's public house is the Bustard Inn & Restaurant.

There also stands in South Rauceby a heritage windmill, built c. 1840.

A daily bus service on the Grantham to Sleaford route is provided by Centrebus. Rauceby railway station, adjoining the A153 road, is less than 1 mile to the south-east.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Neighbourhood Statistics - South Rauceby CP (Parish)". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 29 September 2008.
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 30 May 2016.

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