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Daylesford, Gloucestershire

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Daylesford, Gloucestershire

Daylesford is a small village in Gloucestershire, England, on the border with Oxfordshire. It is situated off the A436 near Stow-on-the-Wold and five miles west of Chipping Norton. The village is on the north bank of the small River Evenlode. The landscape falls within the Cotswold Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, so designated in 1966. In the medieval period the manor was held by the Hastings family.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyWorcs (det), locally in Gloucs
OS GridSP2425
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01451

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


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

Daylesford, par., E. Worcestershire, 1¼ mile SE. of Addlestrop ry. sta., 653 ac., pop. 119; contains D. House.

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