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Alderley, Gloucestershire

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Alderley, Gloucestershire

Alderley (also previously known as Alderleigh) is a village and civil parish in the Stroud district of Gloucestershire, England, about fourteen miles southwest of Stroud and two miles south of Wotton-under-Edge. It is situated on the Cotswold Way near to the hamlets of Hillesley and Tresham and lies underneath Winner Hill between two brooks, the Ozleworth and Kilcott.
Post townWotton-under-Edge
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST7690
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01453

Other names by which Alderley, Gloucestershire has been known in the past


Alderley, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Alderley, par. and vil., W. Gloucestershire, 4 miles NE. of Wickwar, 898 ac., pop. 93; P.O; the birthplace of Sir Matthew Hare (1609-1676).

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