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Somerford, Cheshire East

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Somerford, Cheshire East

Somerford is a civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is adjacent to the north west of Congleton, from which town it has some housing overflow. According to the 2001 census, the population of the civil parish was 343. Somerford Park was the site of a Georgian country house demolished in 1926. The park has now been restored to farming and an equestrian centre.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ8065
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire

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

Somerford Booths ~ Sumreford

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

Somerford, township, Astbury par., Cheshire, 3 miles NW. of Congleton, 1261 ac., pop. 78; contains Somerford Park, seat.

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