CATTHORPE is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire , England. It is located beside the River Avon and close to the A5 road , and hence close to the tripoint formed by Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire ; the nearest town is Rugby , around 4 miles (6.4 km) to the southwest. According to the 2001 Census , the parish had a population of 179, falling slightly to 173 at the 2011 census.
The parish church, dedicated to St Thomas, dates from the 14th century and is Grade II* listed . There is a local pub called the Cherry Tree and a locally famous Farm shop and restaurant, both are located on Main Street.
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