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West Malvern, Worcestershire

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West Malvern, Worcestershire

West Malvern is a village and a civil parish on the west side of the north part of the Malvern Hills at the western edge of Worcestershire, administered by the Malvern Hills District (sector 006), and part of the informally defined area often referred to as the Malverns. The location is given by grid reference SO764465. Due to its altitude (up to 250m above sea level) West Malvern has panoramic views of the rolling Herefordshire countryside. The village has a church, (St.
DistrictMalvern Hills
Post townMALVERN
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcestershire / Herefordshire
OS GridSO7646
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

Other names by which West Malvern, Worcestershire has been known in the past

Malvern ~ Malvern West ~ Mathon

West Malvern, Worcestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Malvern, West (or Mathon), eccl. dist., Mathon par., Worcestershire, and Colwall and Cradley pars., Herefordshire, 2 miles W. of Great Malvern, pop. 1088; P.O.

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