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Iffley, Oxfordshire

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Iffley, Oxfordshire

Iffley is a village in Oxfordshire, England, within the boundaries of the city of Oxford, between Cowley and the estates of Rose Hill and Donnington, and in proximity to the River Thames. Its most notable feature is its original and largely unchanged Norman church, St Mary the Virgin, which has a modern stained glass Nativity window designed by John Piper. The church is listed Grade I.
DistrictCity of Oxford
Post townOxford
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP5203
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01865

Other names by which Iffley, Oxfordshire has been known in the past

Givetelei ~ Givetelie

Iffley, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Iffley, par. and vil., Oxfordshire - par. (partly in bor. of Oxford), 1138 ac., pop. 990; vil., 1½ mile SE. of Oxford; P.O.

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