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Abbots Morton, Worcestershire

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Abbots Morton, Worcestershire

Abbots Morton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Worcestershire. It consists of approximately 70 dwellings and 250 people. It retains 4 mixed working farms within the village boundaries. The village was the country retreat for the Abbots of Evesham Abbey and the moat that surrounded their house is still visible. The village church is dedicated to St Peter and is over 1000 years old. The hamlet of Morton Spirt lies east of the village.
DistrictWychavon
Post townWORCESTER
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSP0255
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01386
Population153
 

Other names by which Abbots Morton, Worcestershire has been known in the past

Morton Abbots

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

Abbots Morton, par., E. Worcestershire, 5 miles SW. of Alcester ry. sta., 1420 ac., Pop. 212.

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