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Parwich, Derbyshire

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Parwich, Derbyshire

Parwich is a village and parish in the Derbyshire Dales, located 7 miles to the north of Ashbourne. Its population is estimated at slightly over 500 inhabitants. Village facilities include the Anglican church of St Peter's, a primary school, The Sycamore Inn (containing a public house and village shop), the village memorial hall (established in 1962 and rebuilt in 2010) the Royal British Legion club house (established 1951), a hard surfaced play area, a bowling green and a cricket pitch.
DistrictDerbyshire Dales
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK1854
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Other names by which Parwich, Derbyshire has been known in the past


Parwich, Derbyshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Parwich, par. and vil., Derbyshire - par., 3264 ac., pop. 470; vil., 6 miles N. of Ashborne; P.O., T.O.

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