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Ebrington, Gloucestershire

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Ebrington, Gloucestershire

Ebrington is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England, about 2 miles from Chipping Campden. It has narrow lanes and tiny streets of Cotswold stone houses and cottages, many of which are thatched. A manor has existed at Ebrington for several centuries, it was owned by the Fortescue family who also had estates in Exmoor. The ancient church of St. Eadburgha shows many monuments to the family including one to Sir John Fortescue in his robes as Lord Chief Justice.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSP1840
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01386

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

Ebberton ~ Bristentune

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

Ebrington, par. and vil., E. Gloucestershire, 2 miles NE. of Chipping Campden, 2960 ac., pop. 543.

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