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Henbury, Cheshire East

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Henbury, Cheshire East

Henbury 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, the entire civil parish had a population of 594. The village became a civil parish in 1845. Henbury has an Anglican church, the Church of St  Thomas, two pubs, and a grocery. There is also a millennium green, which featured in a BBC programme in New Year's Eve (1999/2000) where many villagers got to experience this.
Administrative CountyCheshire East
Traditional CountyCheshire
OS GridSJ8873
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCheshire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01625

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

Henbury With Pexhall ~ Hamede ~ Hameteberie

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

Henbury with Pexhall, township, Prestbury par., E. Cheshire, 2 miles W. of Macclesfield, 1934 ac., pop. 431; contains the seat of Henbury Park.

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