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Faccombe, Hampshire

Historical Description

Faccombe, a parish in Hants, on Wansdyke, 9 miles from Andover station on the L. & S.W.R. Post town, Andover. Acreage, 2668; population of the civil parish, 152; of the ecclesiastical, with Tangley, 342. The living is a rectory, united with the perpetual curacy of Tangley, in the diocese of Winchester; net value, £400 with residence. The church was rebuilt in 1867. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyHampshire 
Ecclesiastical parishFaccombe St. Michael 
Poor Law unionAndover 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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DistrictTest Valley
RegionSouth East
Postal districtSP11
Post TownAndover