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Bridge over the River Windrush
Population 3,296 
OS grid reference SP167209
  • Cotswold
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Cheltenham
Postcode district GL54
Dialling code 01451
Police Gloucestershire
Fire Gloucestershire
Ambulance Great Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament
  • The Cotswolds
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51°53′10″N 1°45′32″W / 51.886°N 1.759°W / 51.886; -1.759Coordinates: 51°53′10″N 1°45′32″W / 51.886°N 1.759°W / 51.886; -1.759

Bourton-on-the-Water is a large village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. It is surrounded by the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 3,296 people live there making it a very large village, bigger than the nearby market towns of Burford and Stow-on-the-wold.

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