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Allensmore, Herefordshire

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Allensmore, Herefordshire

Allensmore is a village in Herefordshire, England. It is located on the A465 road about 4 miles south-west of Hereford. The church is dedicated to Saint Andrew.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO4635
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 code01981

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


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

Allensmore, par. and seat, in co. and 4 miles SW. of Hereford, 2007 ac., pop. 579; P.O.

Allensmore, Herefordshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

ALLENSMORE (St. Andrew), a parish, in the hundred of Webtree, union and county of Hereford, 4 miles (S. W.) from Hereford; containing 668 inhabitants. The parish is intersected by the road from Hereford to Monmouth, and consists of 1820 acres, the surface being generally level, with an ample proportion of timber. The living is a discharged vicarage, rated in the king's books at £5. 12. 6., and endowed with £400 royal bounty; patron, the Dean of Hereford. The appropriate tithes have been commuted for two rentcharges, each of £125, one payable to the Dean, and the other to the Dean and Chapter; the vicarial tithes have been commuted for £175, and a rent-charge of £7. 6. is paid to impropriators. There are 30 acres of glebe.

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