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Eye, Herefordshire

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Eye, Herefordshire

Eye is a village in the county of Herefordshire, England, in the River Lugg catchment, north of Leominster and south of Ludlow. Berrington Hall is nearby; a Henry Holland house with Capability Brown landscape, built for Thomas Harley. The village of Eye neighbours Luston, another small north Herefordshire village. Eye has a historic small church with a square tower and some wonderful effigies; beside it is Eye Manor, noted for its fine decorated plaster ceilings.
Administrative CountyHerefordshire
Traditional CountyHerefordshire
OS GridSO4963
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Moreton

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

Eye, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Berrington and Eye), N. Herefordshire, 3 miles N. of Leominster, 4307 ac., pop. 704; the par. contains the township of Eye, Moreton, and Ashton, pop. 279.

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