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Enville, Staffordshire

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Enville, Staffordshire

Enville is a small village in rural Staffordshire, England, on the A458 road between Stourbridge and Bridgnorth. Enville is also the name of the parish in which it lies. The earliest recorded name of the village was Efnefeld, and under that name it is entered in Domesday Book. Enville is in the South Staffordshire district. The largest village nearby is Kinver, with the smaller villages of Bobbington and Six Ashes. "The Sheepwalks", a popular walking area, are nearby as is Kinver Edge.
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSO8286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01384
Population489 (2004)

Other names by which Enville, Staffordshire has been known in the past

Enfield ~ Efnefeld

Enville, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Enville, par. and vil., W. Staffordshire, on border of co., 7 miles S. of Bridgnorth, 4925 ac., pop. 773; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is E. House, seat of Earl of Stamford.

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