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Meonstoke, Hampshire

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Meonstoke, Hampshire

Meonstoke is a village in Hampshire, England. Meonstoke lies in the Meon Valley where it cuts through the Middle Chalk of the South Downs. Old Winchester Hill is at the edge of the parish to the east. It sits on the eastern bank of the River Meon. On the northern part of the western bank is Corhampton. The A32 crosses the river between the two villages, which have formed a single civil parish since 1932. On the southern part of the bank is Droxford.
DistrictCity of Winchester
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU6119
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01489
Population645 (parish)

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

Meon Stoke ~ Stoke Meon ~ Menestoches ~ Menestoche

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

Meon Stoke, par. and vil., Hants, 4 miles SW. of East Meon and 4 miles NE. of Bishops Waltham, 2055 ac., pop. 474.

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