West Rounton

West Rounton is a village and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. It is 8 miles north of Northallerton. East Rounton is about 1 mile away across the fields.

West Rounton
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West Rounton village
West Rounton is located in North Yorkshire
West Rounton
West Rounton
Location within North Yorkshire
Population306 (Including East Rounton. 2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceNZ413034
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNORTHALLERTON
Postcode districtDL6
PoliceNorth Yorkshire
FireNorth Yorkshire
AmbulanceYorkshire
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
54°25′29″N 1°21′51″W / 54.4248°N 1.36412°W / 54.4248; -1.36412Coordinates: 54°25′29″N 1°21′51″W / 54.4248°N 1.36412°W / 54.4248; -1.36412
St Oswald's Church

The church of St Oswald dates from the 12th century and was completely rebuilt in 1860 by architect James Pritchett. It is a grade II* listed building.[2]

West Rounton has one pub, the Horseshoe Inn. It is also home to Whitegates Nursery & Stamfrey Farm Organics which is famous for its clotted cream.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – West Rounton Parish (1170216957)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 February 2018.
  2. ^ Historic England. "CHURCH OF ST OSWALD (1293683)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 11 December 2013.

External linksEdit

  Media related to West Rounton at Wikimedia Commons