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Swettenham, Cheshire East

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Swettenham, Cheshire East

Swettenham is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. According to the 2001 Official UK Census, the population of the entire civil parish was 248. Within the parish are the Swettenham Meadows Nature Reserve and The Quinta wildlife area, both managed by Cheshire Wildlife Trust.
Post townCongleton
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ8067
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01477

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

Swettenham, par., township, and vil., Cheshire - par., 2243 ac., pop. 359; township, 1010 ac., pop. 176; vil., on river Dane, 5 miles NW. of Congleton; P.O.; Swettenham Hall is the seat of the Swettenham family, who settled here before the Norman Conquest.

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