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Leigh Delamere, Wiltshire

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Leigh Delamere, Wiltshire

Leigh Delamere is a small village in the civil parish of Grittleton in the English county of Wiltshire, five miles from Chippenham. It is the location of Leigh Delamere services on the M4 motorway. The village comprises a church, eight almshouses and eight houses, most of which have been renovated during a major modernization of the hamlet following the demise of Manor Farm. The almshouses have been sold and the new owners are going to split the building into two houses.
Post townChippenham
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8879
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01249

Other names by which Leigh Delamere, Wiltshire has been known in the past

Leigh De La Mere

Leigh Delamere, Wiltshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Leigh-de-la-Mere, par., Wilts, 5 miles NW. of Chippenham, 1227 ac., pop. 105.

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