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Preston Candover, Hampshire

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Preston Candover, Hampshire

Preston Candover is a village and large civil parish in Hampshire, England. It has two churches, only one of which is still in use. Its nearest town is Basingstoke, approximately 4.5 miles away. It has an acreage of 3,457 acres, which lies on comparatively low ground, south of the high country round the surrounding villages of Farleigh Wallop and Nutley, and north-west of that which rises to Wield and beyond Wield to Bentworth.
DistrictBasingstoke and Deane
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU6041
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 Preston Candover, Hampshire has been known in the past

Candover Preston

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

Preston Candover, par. and vil., Hants - par., 3457 ac., pop. 414; vil., on river Itchin, 6 miles N. of Airesford; P.O.

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