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Ashley, Cheshire East

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Ashley, Cheshire East

Ashley is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 261. The village is at a crossroads close to the border of Cheshire with Greater Manchester, and is just to the south of the M56 motorway and close to the Manchester Airport runway. The village is the site of Ashley railway station. Neighbouring villages include Hale, Rostherne and Mobberley.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ7784
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire

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


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

Ashley.-- township with ry. sta., Bowdon par., mid. Cheshire, 2½ miles S. of Altrincham, 2263 ac. (21 water), pop. 385; P.O.

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