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Pitchcott, Buckinghamshire

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Pitchcott, Buckinghamshire

Pitchcott is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located about two and a half miles north east of Waddesdon, and four miles south of Winslow. Pitchcott was described in 1806 in Magna Britannia as follows: PITCHCOTE, in the hundred of Ashendon and deanery of Waddesdon, lies about seven miles [11 km] north-west of Aylesbury. The manor was in the family of Vernon as early as the year 1377, and continued to be their property in 1557.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP7720
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01296
Population40 (est)

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

Pitchcott, par., Bucks, 5 miles NW. of Aylesbury, 925 ac., pop. 35.

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