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West Grimstead, Wiltshire

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West Grimstead, Wiltshire

West Grimstead, (grid reference of SU212267) is a village in Grimstead civil parish, on the River Dun in Wiltshire, England, about 4.5 miles southeast of Salisbury. Parts of the Church of England parish church of Saint John date from about 1300, but the brick tower is a more recent addition. The Methodist chapel was built in the middle of the 19th century. The village shop and public house closed some years ago.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU2126
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire

Other names by which West Grimstead, Wiltshire has been known in the past

Grimstead ~ Grimstead West

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

Grimstead, West, par., S. Wilts, 44 miles SE. of Salisbury, 1509 ac., pop. 238; P.O.

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