Stanton St Quintin
|Stanton St Quintin|
The main road, Stanton St Quintin
|Stanton St Quintin shown within Wiltshire|
|Population||851 (in 2011)|
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|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Fire||Dorset and Wiltshire|
|EU Parliament||South West England|
Stanton St Quintin is a small village and civil parish in the county of Wiltshire in England. It is about 4 miles (6.4 km) north of Chippenham and 5 miles (8.0 km) south of Malmesbury. The parish includes the hamlets of Lower Stanton St Quintin, 0.6 miles (0.97 km) to the northeast on the A429 road, and Clanville.
The St Quintin suffix is from the surname of a 13th-century lord of the manor.
In 1971 the M4 motorway was built near to the southern boundary of the parish.
There is a village hall and a primary school.
Stanton St. Quintin Quarry and Motorway Cutting is a geological Site of Special Scientific Interest.
The southern part of Hullavington Airfield (formerly RAF Hullavington) is in the parish, along with the associated barracks which were renamed Buckley Barracks in 2003.
- "Wiltshire Community History - Census". Wiltshire Council. Retrieved 8 May 2015.
- Historic England. "Site of a Roman Villa in Stanton Wood Park (208219)". PastScape. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
- "Victoria County History - Wiltshire - Vol 14 pp212-221 - Parishes: Stanton St Quintin". British History Online. University of London. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
- "Stanton St Quintin Primary School". Retrieved 9 May 2015.
- Historic England. "Church of St Giles, Stanton St Quintin (1200437)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
- "Church of St. Giles, Stanton St. Quintin". Wiltshire Community History. Wiltshire Council. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
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