Hinton Parva, Wiltshire

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Hinton Parva
Thatched cottages in Hinton Parva - geograph.org.uk - 1420923.jpg
Hinton Parva
Grid reference: SU232832
Location: 51°32’52"N, 1°40’0"W
Postcode: SN4
Local Government
Council: Swindon

Hinton Parva, also known as Little Hinton, is a country village in northern Wiltshire, halfway between Bishopstone and Wanborough. and five miles east of Swindon town centre. It stands at the foot of the Marlborough Downs as they slopes descend to the Vale of Pewsey to the north.

Parts of the village were taken over by the War Department in 1943, during the Second World War to store tanks.

Hinton Parva Village Hall

The Norman parish church of St Swithun's is a Grade I listed building.

An area around the church was designated a conservation area in 1990.[1]

Outside links

("Wikimedia Commons" has material
about Hinton Parva, Wiltshire)