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Hockley Heath, Solihull

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Hockley Heath, Solihull

Hockley Heath is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull, West Midlands, England. The parish is to the south of the West Midlands conurbation,12 miles from Birmingham 5.5 miles from Solihull and 12.5 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon. Until recently, as well as Hockley Heath village (which is at the extreme south-eastern corner of the parish), it included Cheswick Green, Dickens Heath, Tidbury Green, Salter Street, and Whitlock's End.
Administrative CountySolihull
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP1572
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01564
Population6,771 (2001 Census)

Hockley Heath, Solihull in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hockley Heath, on W. border of S. Warwickshire, 4 miles NW. of Henley-in-Arden; P.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Hockley House. See NUTHURST CUM HOCKLEY HEATH.

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