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Gentleshaw is a village and hamlet in Staffordshire located about midway between Cannock and Lichfield, and about a mile north of Burntwood. Although it is now part of Longdon civil parish, it has a Parish Church and a primary school. Gentleshaw Common is a Site of Special Scientific Interest on the south-west side of the church, and forms the south westerly part of Cannock Chase AONB.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
Other names by which Gentleshaw, Staffordshire has been known in the past
Gentleshaw, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Gentleshaw, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Longdon and cannock pars., W. Staffordshire, pop. 800; hamlet, 4 miles E. of Cannock sta.; P.O.
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