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Old Alresford, Hampshire

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Old Alresford, Hampshire

Old Alresford is a village and civil parish in Hampshire, England. It is situated some 1 km north of the town of New Alresford, 12 km north-east of the city of Winchester, and 20 km south-west of the town of Alton. During the late 18th century, Alresford Cricket Club was one of the strongest sides in England. In 1851, George Sumner, son of the Bishop of Winchester, Charles Richard Sumner, became rector of the village.
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU5834
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01962

Other names by which Old Alresford, Hampshire has been known in the past

Alresford ~ Alresford Old

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

Alresford, Old, par., Hants, beside Alresford, pop.477.

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