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Crownthorn, Berkshire


Crowthorne is a village and civil parish in the Bracknell Forest district of south-eastern Berkshire.

The village is best known for Wellington College, a large co-educational boarding and day independent school, which opened in 1859 as a national monument in honour of the Duke of Wellington.

The churches in Crowthorne that includes St John the Baptist Church are very active, and work closely together on a variety of projects.

Things to do in Crowthorne

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Just up the road you can find Brackenll Forest as rivers Blackwater and Cut run through the picturesque forest, much of which is recognised for its high value of wildlife and areas designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest.



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