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Biddlesden, Buckinghamshire

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Biddlesden, Buckinghamshire

Biddlesden is a village and civil parish in Aylesbury Vale district in north-west Buckinghamshire, England on the boundary with Northamptonshire. It is about 5 miles east-north-east of Brackley, Northamptonshire and 5 miles north-west of Buckingham. The River Great Ouse forms part of the western boundary of the parish, separating the village from Northamptonshire. The ancient royal forest of Whittlewood extended to the northern edge of the village.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townBuckingham
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP6339
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01280

Other names by which Biddlesden, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past

Biddlesdon ~ Bidlesden ~ Bittlesden ~ Bittlesdon ~ Bechtesdene ~ Bechesdene

Biddlesden, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Biddlesdon, par. and vil., NW. Bucks, 3½ miles NE. of Brackley, 2052 ac., pop. 125; contains B. Park.

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