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Glanville, Calvados

Glanville is a commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France. Its postal code is 14950.

Glanville
The washhouse in Glanville
The washhouse in Glanville
Location of Glanville
Glanville is located in France
Glanville
Glanville
Glanville is located in Normandy
Glanville
Glanville
Coordinates: 49°17′02″N 0°04′20″E / 49.2839°N 0.0722°E / 49.2839; 0.0722Coordinates: 49°17′02″N 0°04′20″E / 49.2839°N 0.0722°E / 49.2839; 0.0722
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementLisieux
CantonPont-l'Évêque
IntercommunalityBlangy Pont-l'Évêque Intercom
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martine Martin
Area
1
6.43 km2 (2.48 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
178
 • Density28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
14302 /14950
Elevation38–142 m (125–466 ft)
(avg. 61 m or 200 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Glandevilla 1079 in a Latin written document. Male Germanic name Glando and old French ville "farm".

The de Glanville family was from this village.

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PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1962201—    
1968169−15.9%
1975144−14.8%
1982126−12.5%
1990133+5.6%
1999165+24.1%
2008178+7.9%

SightsEdit

The Villa Sayer (1975) is the only house built by the great architect Marcel Breuer in France.

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