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High Legh, Cheshire East

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High Legh, Cheshire East

High Legh is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It lies six miles north west of Knutsford, seven miles east of Warrington and seventeen miles south west of Manchester City Centre. According to the 2001 census, the population of the entire civil parish was 1,632.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ7083
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01925

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

High Leigh ~ Legh ~ Legh High ~ Leigh ~ Leigh High

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

Leigh, High, township and vil., Rostherne par., Cheshire - township, 4522 ac., pop. 850; vil., 5 miles NW. of Knutsford; P.O., called High Legh.

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