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Cholesbury, Buckinghamshire

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Cholesbury, Buckinghamshire

Cholesbury (recorded as Chelwardisbyry in the 13th century) is a village in Buckinghamshire, England, on the border with Hertfordshire. It is situated in the Chiltern Hills, about 4 miles east of Wendover, 5 mi north of Chesham and 5 mi from Berkhamsted. Cholesbury is one of four villages comprising Cholesbury-cum-St Leonards, a civil parish within Chiltern District. Braziers End is a hamlet which has always been closely associated with Cholesbury.
Post townTring
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP9307
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Dialling code01494

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


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

Cholesbury, or Choulesbury, par., mid. Bucks, 5 miles NW. of Chesham, 178 ac., pop. 99; P.O.

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