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West Woodhay, West Berkshire

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West Woodhay, West Berkshire

West Woodhay (pronounced 'West Woody') is a hamlet and civil parish in the English county of Berkshire. It is located in the West Berkshire district, on the Berkshire-Hampshire border, south-west of Newbury, between Inkpen and Ball Hill. The eastern slopes of Walbury Hill, the highest point in South East England, are located within the parish, as is the adjoining West Woodhay Down.
Post townANDOVER
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3963
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
Dialling code01488

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

Widehay ~ Woodhay ~ Woodhay West

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

Woodhay, West, par., Berks, in SW. of co., 5 miles SE. of Hungerford, 1432 ac., pop. 116.

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