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Eardisley, Herefordshire

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Eardisley, Herefordshire

Eardisley is a village and civil parish in Herefordshire about 4.5 miles south of the centre of Kington. Eardisley is in the Wye valley in the northwest of the county, close to the border with Wales. The village is part of the "Black and white village trail", having many timber-framed buildings along its high street. Recent dendrochronology dating work on timbers in these buildings has revealed that some parts date back to the 14th century.
Post townHereford
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO3149
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01544
Population695 (2001 census)

Other names by which Eardisley, Herefordshire has been known in the past

Erdesley ~ Erdsley ~ Herdeslege

Eardisley, Herefordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Eardisley, par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Herefordshire, 5 miles S. of Kington, 4533 ac., pop. 862; P.O., T.O.

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