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Quarrendon Estate

Quarrendon
Quarrendon is located in Buckinghamshire
Quarrendon
 Quarrendon shown within Buckinghamshire
Population 5,478 (2011 Census) [1]
OS grid reference
Civil parish Aylesbury
District Aylesbury Vale
Shire county Buckinghamshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town AYLESBURY
Postcode district HP19
Dialling code 01296
Police Thames Valley
Fire Buckinghamshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Aylesbury
List of places
UK
England
Buckinghamshire

Quarrendon is a large housing estate on the north west side of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, England. The estate is named after the nearby ancient village of Quarrendon.[2]

Contents

  • History 1
  • Facilites 2
    • Schools 2.1
  • References 3

History

The estate was started in the post war years and added to in four main stages right through to the 1980s. It is now one of the largest housing estates in the modern town of Aylesbury with a population in the 2001 census of 5,897 people[3] In the 2011 census, the estate had a population of 5,478 people.[1]

Facilites

Schools

The estate has three community primary schools:

  • Haydon Abbey School, with 380 pupils[5]
  • Thomas Hickman School, with 454 pupils.[6]
  • the Abbey Centre, the Pupil Referral Unit for Aylesbury.[7]

References

  1. ^ a b "Quarrendon - UK Census Data 2011 - Usual Resident Population (KS101EW)". Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "SWC Walk 194 - Aylesbury Vale Parkway to Aylesbury - Satuday Walkers Club". February 2015. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "2001 Census - Quarrendon (Ward) - Usual Resident Population, 2001 (KS01) - Office of National Statistics". 9 August 2006. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  4. ^ "Aylesbury Vale Academy - Sponsors". Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  5. ^ "The Department for Education - Performance Tables - Haydon Abbey School, 110276, HP19 9NS". 7 May 2015. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  6. ^ "The Department for Education - Performance Tables - Thomas Hickman School, 110313, HP19 9HP". 7 May 2015. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  7. ^ "The Buckinghamshire Primary Pupil Referral Unit - Pathways (Aylesbury)". 16 April 2015. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 


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