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Ashby Parva, Leicestershire

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Ashby Parva, Leicestershire

Ashby Parva is a village and civil parish in the Harborough district of Leicestershire, England. The parish had a population of 211 according to the 2001 census. The village is in the west of the district, west of the M1 motorway, and nearby Ullesthorpe, Leire and Bitteswell. It is about 3 miles away from Lutterworth. The village was recorded in the Domesday Book.
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSP5288
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

Other names by which Ashby Parva, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Little Ashby

Ashby Parva, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ashby-Parva, par., S. Leicestershire, 3½ miles NW. of Lutterworth, 1796 ac., pop. 148; P.O. 6 ASH Ashby-Puerorum, par., mid. Lincolnshire, 4 miles NE. of Horncastle, 1620 ac., pop. 147.

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