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Ampfield, Hampshire

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Ampfield, Hampshire

Ampfield is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Test Valley in Hampshire, England, between Romsey, Eastleigh, and Winchester. It had a population at the 2001 census of 1,474. Ampfield lies on sands and clays of Eocene age near the northern edge of the Hampshire Basin. Ampfield Wood on the London Clay to the north of the village is crossed by the Monarch's Way long distance footpath. The parish includes the hamlets of Knapp and Gosport.
DistrictTest Valley
Post townRomsey
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU4023
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01794
Population1,474 (2001)

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

Ampfield, eccl. dist. (St Mark) and vil., Hursley par., N. Hants, 4 m. NE. of Romsey sta., pop. 434; P.O.

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