Place:Achurch, Northamptonshire, England


Alt namesAsechircesource: Wikipedia
Asenciransource: Wikipedia
Located inNorthamptonshire, England

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Achurch (formerly Asenciran sometimes Thorpe Achurch) is a village in the civil parish of Thorpe Achurch, in the East Northamptonshire district, in the county of Northamptonshire, England. It was called Asechirce in the Domesday Book. The population of the civil parish of Thorpe Achurch at the 2011 census was 421.

It has lent its name to people's surnames who are believed to have originated from the village.

Robert Browne who had previously founded the Brownists, a forerunner of Congregationalism, was rector here from 1591 to 1631.

The parish includes the Grade 1 listed home of Lilford Hall.

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