Crowthorne

Crowthorne is a large village and civil parish in the Bracknell Forest district of south-eastern Berkshire, England.[3] It had a population of 6,711 at the 2001 census,[4] which rose to 6,902 at the 2011 census.[1] A 2020 estimate put it at 7,808.[5] Crowthorne is the venue of Wellington College, a large co-educational boarding and day independent school, which opened in 1859, and of Broadmoor Hospital, one of England's three maximum-security psychiatric hospitals, which lies on the eastern edge of the village.[6]

Crowthorne

The shops in Duke's Ride near Crowthorne Station
Crowthorne
Location within Berkshire
Population6,711 (2001)
6,902 (2011 Census)[1]
OS grid referenceSU841641
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCROWTHORNE
Postcode districtRG45
Dialling code01344
PoliceThames Valley
FireRoyal Berkshire
AmbulanceSouth Central
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Berkshire
51.370°N 0.792°W / 51.370; -0.792

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