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Avington, West Berkshire

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Avington, West Berkshire

Avington is a hamlet and former parish in the English county of Berkshire. Its nearest town is Hungerford, which lies approximately 2 miles west from the hamlet.
DistrictWest Berkshire
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3768
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central

Other names by which Avington, West Berkshire has been known in the past


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

Avington.-- par., SW. Berks, on river Kennet, 2½ miles E. of Hungerford, 1185 ac., pop. 109.

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