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Willaston, Cheshire East

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Willaston, Cheshire East

Willaston is a civil parish and village in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, in north-west England. It has a population of 2,277 people according to the 2001 census. It is approximately three miles west of Crewe town centre and two miles east of Nantwich town centre.
Post townNantwich
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ6752
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01270

Other names by which Willaston, Cheshire East has been known in the past

Willaston Heath ~ Wilavestune

Willaston, Cheshire East in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Willaston, township and vil. with ry. sta., Wybunbury and Nantwich pars., Cheshire - township, 1010 ac., pop. 1986; vil., 2½ miles E. of Nantwich; P.O.; in vicinity is Willaston Hall, seat.

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