Barrowden, Rutland, LE15 8ED

Barrowden, Rutland, LE15 8ED

Date of visit: 20th May 2020

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Barrowden is a village in Rutland in the East Midlands of England.

The population of the civil parish was 506 at the 2011 census. There is a church, a village hall, a doctor’s surgery and pharmacy, a community shop, a mobile library, a recreational field with cricket club and a pub, The Exeter Arms.

The parish church is dedicated to St Peter. In an ancient tradition’s rushes or hay are laid on the floors of nave and porch for St Peter’s Day (29 June).

Barrowden is part of Ketton ward on Rutland County Council. The Rutland Round and Jurassic Way long-distance paths pass through the village.

Location Information

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Location – UK Postcode LE15 8ED
Location – OS Grid Ref: 494620, 300005
Location – Latitude / Longditude: 52.589626, -0.604722
Location – Northing / Westing 52°35’22.7″N 0°36’17.0″W