Turmer

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Turmer
Turmer Pond - geograph.org.uk - 1465268.jpg
Turmer Pond
Turmer is located in Hampshire
Turmer
Turmer
Location within Hampshire
OS grid referenceSU139097
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townRINGWOOD
Postcode districtBH24
Dialling code01425
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire
AmbulanceSouth Central
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire
50°53′10″N 1°48′14″W / 50.886°N 1.804°W / 50.886; -1.804Coordinates: 50°53′10″N 1°48′14″W / 50.886°N 1.804°W / 50.886; -1.804

Turmer is a small hamlet near Harbridge in Hampshire, England. It lies within the civil parish of Ellingham, Harbridge and Ibsley.

Turmer is unusual for a settlement in England. No paved roads reach the hamlet, and traditional farming techniques, including heavy horses, are still used there. It seems to be "a village almost lost in time".[1] The hamlet is part of a conservation area, and includes an 18th-century farm, a 19th-century school, built by the Earl of Normanton, and thatched cottages, all grouped around a pond.[1]

The Avon Valley Path passes through the hamlet.

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