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East Woodhay, Hampshire

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East Woodhay, Hampshire

East Woodhay is a village and civil parish in Hampshire, England, situated approximately 6 miles south-west of Newbury in Berkshire. As of the 2001 census, it had a population of 2,794. The parish of East Woodhay contains a number of villages and hamlets, including Ball Hill, Heath End, Hatt Common, Woolton Hill and East End. The last two contain schools: Woolton Hill Junior School, St Thomas's Church of England Infant School, and St. Martin's Church of England Primary School.
DistrictBasingstoke and Deane
Post townNEWBURY
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU4061
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01635

Other names by which East Woodhay, Hampshire has been known in the past

Woodhay ~ Woodhay East

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

Woodhay, East, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Woodhay), Hants, 4½ miles SW. of Newbury, 5080 ac., pop. 1527; contains Wootton (or Woolton) Hill; P.O., T.O.

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