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Osgathorpe, Leicestershire

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Osgathorpe, Leicestershire

Osgathorpe is a small village which lies in a fold of the hills in North West Leicestershire, England, and is about a quarter of a mile the A512 Coalville to Loughborough Road. The parish church is dedicated to Saint Mary the Blessed Virgin and dates from the fourteenth century. It was heavily restored in the nineteenth century, with the addition of a polygonal apse to the chancel.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK4319
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
 

Other names by which Osgathorpe, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Osgodtorp

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

Osgathorpe, par. and vil., Leicestershire, 5 miles NE. of Ashby de la Zouch, 1220 ac., pop. 304.

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