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Mentmore, Buckinghamshire

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Mentmore, Buckinghamshire

Mentmore is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England. It is about three miles east of Wingrave, three miles south east of Wing. The village toponym is derived from the Old English for "Menta's moor". The Domesday Book of 1086 records the village as Mentmore.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townLeighton Buzzard
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP9019
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

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


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

Mentmore, par. and vil., Bucks, 4 miles SW. of Leighton Buzzard, 1575 ac., pop. 314; P.O.; Mentmore Towers, seat, was the residence of Baron Meyer de Rothschild, and now of Lord Rosebery.

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