Bassett is a suburb and electoral ward of the , England. The suburb lies to the north of the city centre and is largely residential, including the University of Southampton's Glen Eyre Halls of residence complex, which houses around 2,100 students.

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Boldrewood Innovation Campus is one of the University of Southampton’s campuses, located in , . Photo: CT Cooper, CC BY 3.0.

St. Michael and All Angels Church, in , is an Anglican parish church which dates from the late 19th century. Photo: Michael Ford, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Avenue Campus is a campus of the University of Southampton and is located in , . Photo: FlickScully, CC BY 3.0.

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Swaythling is a suburb and electoral ward of the city of in Hampshire, England. is situated 1 mile east of Bassett. Photo: Nigel Mykura, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Bitterne Park is a suburb and Electoral Ward of , , on the Eastern bank of the River Itchen, built on sloping parkland which once formed part of Bitterne Manor. is situated 1½ miles southeast of Bassett. Photo: Mike Faherty, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Shirley is a broad district and a former village on the western side of , . is situated 1½ miles southwest of Bassett.


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