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Waterhouses, Staffordshire

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Waterhouses, Staffordshire

Waterhouses is a village in the south of the Staffordshire Peak District. It is around 8 miles from Leek and Ashbourne, being nearly the halfway point between the two towns on the A523 road, which roughly follows the southern boundary of the Peak District National Park. Waterhouses is also a civil parish, created in 1934 when the parishes of Calton, Cauldon, Ilam and Waterfall were merged; previously the village of Waterhouses was on the boundary of Waterfall and Cauldon parishes.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0850
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
 

Waterhouses, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Waterhouses.-- 6 miles from Mayfield, Staffordshire; P.O.

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