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52°09′02″N1°01′02″W / 52.1506°N 1.0171°W / 52.1506; -1.0171 Coordinates: 52°09′02″N1°01′02″W / 52.1506°N 1.0171°W / 52.1506; -1.0171

Duncote is a hamlet in the civil parish of Greens Norton in West Northamptonshire, England. [1] The hamlet is 2 miles (3.2 km) North west of Towcester. [2]

Duncote is not recorded in the Domesday Book, the name of the hamlet first appears in documentation from 1276 as Dunna's Cot. [3] Duncote Hall is now a care home. [4]

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  1. "Duncote". getoutside.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Retrieved 2 April 2022.
  2. GreensNorton : historical and genealogical information at GENUKI .
  3. Ekwall, Eilert (1960). The concise Oxford dictionary of English place-names (4 ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press. p. 153. ISBN   0-19-869103-3.
  4. "Northamptonshire Police probe second care home in company's portfolio". BBC News. 21 July 2020. Retrieved 2 April 2022.