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  1. toft(Noun)

    a homestead, especially one on a hill

  2. Origin: From Old Norse 'topt', from dmpedom "floor", a compound of *dem- "to build" and *ped- "foot".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Toft(noun)

    a knoll or hill

  2. Toft(noun)

    a grove of trees; also, a plain

  3. Toft(noun)

    a place where a messuage has once stood; the site of a burnt or decayed house


  1. Toft

    Toft is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is located immediately to the south of Knutsford and is split by the A50 road to more southern Holmes Chapel. The village comprises several farms and a small picturesque church. The parish has a population of only 81, and shares a parish council with the neighbouring parishes of Plumley and Bexton.


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