Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire, DE73 8AX

Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire, DE73 8AX

Date of visit: 1st February 2020

Location Information

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Breedon on the Hill is a village and civil parish about 5 miles (8 km) north of Ashby-de-la-Zouch in North West Leicestershire, England. The parish adjoins the Derbyshire county boundary and the village is only about 2 miles (3 km) south of the Derbyshire town of Melbourne. The 2001 Census recorded a parish population (including Isley and Wilson) of 958 people in 404 households.[2] The parish includes the hamlets of Tonge 1 mile (1.6 km) east of the village and Wilson 1.3 miles (2 km) north of the village on the county boundary. The population at the 2011 census (including Isley cum Langley and Langley Priory) was 1,029 in 450 households.

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Location – UK Postcode DE73 8AX
Location – OS Grid Ref: 440458, 322845
Location – Latitude / Longditude: 52.801652, -1.401343
Location – Northing / Westing 52°48’05.9″N, 1°24’04.8″W