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Penton Mewsey, Hampshire

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Penton Mewsey, Hampshire

Penton Mewsey is a village and civil parish in Hampshire, England. It is located 2 miles north-west of Andover. The village is home to approximately 400 people and has about 110 houses. The name Penton is derived from Penitone, which is a farm held at penny rent. The village is adjacent to the hamlet and parish of Penton Grafton. Both villages are collectively known as The Pentons.
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU3347
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire

Penton Mewsey, Hampshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Penton Mewsey, par. and vil., Hants, 2½ miles NW. of Andover, 1059 ac., pop. 286; P.O.

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