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Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire

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Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire

Leonard Stanley is a small village on the outskirts of Stonehouse in Gloucestershire about 2.5 miles from Stroud. The nature reserve of Five Acre Grove lies close to the village and is designated a Key Wildlife Site (KWS).
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO8003
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire

Other names by which Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire has been known in the past

Stanley ~ Stanley St Leonard ~ Stanley St Leonards

Leonard Stanley, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Leonard Stanley (or Stanley St Leonard), par. and vil., Gloucestershire, 3½ miles SW. of Stroud, 1189 ac., pop. 775; P.O.; was formerly a corporate borough and a place of considerable importance, but was almost entirely destroyed by fire in 1686.

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