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Hardmead, Milton Keynes

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Hardmead, Milton Keynes

Hardmead is a small village and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes and ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England. It is in the north of the Borough, about seven miles west of Bedford, five miles north east of Newport Pagnell. The village is close to the A422 road, on a very small road linking that to nearby Newton Blossomville. The village name is Old English in origin, and means 'Heoruwulf's meadow'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 it was called Herulfmede.
Administrative CountyMilton Keynes
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP9347
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley

Other names by which Hardmead, Milton Keynes has been known in the past

Herould ~ Herulfmede

Hardmead, Milton Keynes in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hardmead, par., NE. Bucks, 4 miles NE. of Newport Pagnell, 1145 ac., pop. 92.

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