Hoo, Suffolk :: Shared Description

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Hoo is a village and civil parish in the East Suffolk district of the English county of Suffolk. It is located 3 miles (4.8 km) north-west of the town of Wickham Market and 3 miles (4.8 km) south-west of Framlingham. The parish lies to the south of the River Deben - neighbouring villages include Kettleburgh, Charsfield and Letheringham. The parish council is combined with Cretingham and Monewden, with Hoo itself having one of the smallest populations in Suffolk with 86 residents recorded at the 2001 census. At the 2011 Census the parish was recorded in combination with Letheringham giving a total population of 160.

The parish church, located to the north of the village centre and adjacent to Hoo Hall, is a Grade II* Listed building. It is dedicated to St Andrew and St Eustachius and dates from the 13th century with a 15th-century tower. The ecclesiastical parish is joined with Charsfield and services are still held regularly in the church which was threatened with redundancy in the 1970s. The church was used as a location in the 1974 film Akenfield.Hoo Hall is a 16th-century building with Grade II listed status. The parish has a number of other 16th century buildings and two medieval moated sites to the south of the village centre, both scheduled monuments. Godwin's Place is a Grade II listed 16th century house, built on the site of larger house built in the 15th century by John Godyn or Godwyn.

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by Adrian Cable
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TM2557 : The Entrance to Seven Stars Farm by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Hoo Telephone Box by Adrian Cable
TM2557 : Sandy Lane, Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2557 : Sandy Lane & Entrance to Seven Stars Farm by Adrian Cable
TM2559 : St.Andrew & Eustachius Church, Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2557 : Sandy Lane & Seven Star Farm signs by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Entrance to Park Cottages by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Footpath to Church Lane by Adrian Cable
TM2559 : Footpath to Rabbits Burrows by Adrian Cable
TM2557 : Sandy Lane by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Footpath to Church Lane by Adrian Cable
TM2559 : Footpath to Dowsing's Bridge & Entrance to Hoo Hall by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : The Entrance to Park Cottages by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Church Lane, Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Rookery Road, Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Footpath to Church Lane by Adrian Cable
TM2559 : St.Andrew & Eustachius Church sign by Adrian Cable
TM2557 : Sandy Lane & Seven Stars Farm signs by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Hoo Road by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Hoo Green to Monewden by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Road to Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Church Lane sign by Adrian Cable
TM2559 : Church Lane,  Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2558 : Rookery Road in Hoo by Adrian Cable
TM2557 : Sandy Lane junction by Adrian Cable


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Created: Mon, 25 Mar 2019, Updated: Mon, 25 Mar 2019

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