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Ellistown, Leicestershire

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Ellistown, Leicestershire

Ellistown is a village about 2 miles south of Coalville in North West Leicestershire, England. The village has a community primary school, two shops, a filling station, a village shop, a Post Office and a hairdressing salon. There is also The New Ellistown Hotel public house, a working men's club, Ellistown F.C. football club and five play parks. Ellistown is just within the eastern boundary of the National Forest.
DistrictNorth West Leicestershire
Post townCoalville
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK4311
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01530
Population2,106 (parish, 2001 census)

Ellistown, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ellistown, 1 m. from Bagworth sta., S. Leicester; P.O.

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