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Seagrave, Leicestershire

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Seagrave, Leicestershire

Seagrave is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England. It has a population of around 500. It is north of Sileby and close to Thrussington and Barrow upon Soar. One of the earliest mentions of this place is in the Domesday book where it is listed amongst the lands given to Henry de Ferrers by King William I. The land consisted of work for one plough and four acres of meadow.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK6117
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire

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

Segrave ~ Satgrave

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

Seagrave, par. and vil., Leicestershire, 6 miles SE. of Loughborough, 2470 ac., pop. 360.

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