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North Stoneham, Hampshire

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North Stoneham, Hampshire

North Stoneham is a settlement and ecclesiastical parish in south Hampshire, England. It was formerly an ancient estate and manor. Until the nineteenth century, it was a rural community comprising a number of scattered hamlets, including Middle Stoneham, North End, and Bassett Green, and characterised by large areas of woodland. The former 1,000-acre North Stoneham Park was redesigned by Lancelot Brown in the eighteenth century, and was one of the largest ornamental parklands in Hampshire.
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU4317
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire

Other names by which North Stoneham, Hampshire has been known in the past

Stoneham ~ Stoneham North

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

Stoneham, North, par. and vil., Hants - par., 5056 ac., pop. 1358; vil., 4½ miles N. of Southampton; P.O.; near the vil. is North Stoneham Park, seat.

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