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Allexton, Leicestershire

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Allexton, Leicestershire

Allexton is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire, England. According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 58. The Eye Brook forms the county boundary with Rutland, on the other side of which is Belton-in-Rutland. It is also the boundary between the dioceses of Leicester and Peterborough. The A47 runs east-west between the villages and the Hallaton Road links Allexton with Hallaton.
Post townOakham
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK8100
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Alexton ~ Adelachestone

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

Alexton, par., S. Leicestershire, 3 miles W. of Uppingham, 1000 ac., pop. 48.

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