Place:Spexhall, Suffolk, England

TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.3674°N 1.4947°E
Located inSuffolk, England
See alsoBlything Hundred, Suffolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Blything Rural, Suffolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1934

Spexhall is a village in the north-east corner of the English county of Suffolk. It has a few basic services, including a village hall and a parish church, which was originally built as a cell of Rumburgh Priory. The population in 2011 was 192.[1]

This description of Spexhall was written in the late nineteenth century:

SPEXHALL, a parish in Blything district, Suffolk; 2 miles NNW of Halesworth r. station. Post town, Halesworth. Acres, 1,484. Real property, £2,311. Pop., 181. Houses, 36. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £277.* Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is old. Charities, £15.[2]
  1. Spexhall Parish, Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics, Office for National Statistics, retrieved 4 February 2014
  2. Wilson, John Marius (1870-72).Gazetteer of England and Wales
Stone Street (Waveney) hamlet in Spexhall

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