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Medstead, Hampshire

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Medstead, Hampshire

Medstead is a village and civil parish in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England. It is 4.3 miles (6.9 km) west-southwest of Alton. The village has a population of around 2,000 and adjoins the village of Four Marks. At over 700 feet above sea level, they are some of the highest villages in Hampshire.
DistrictEast Hampshire
Post townALTON
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU6537
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central

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


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

Meadstead, Hants. See MEDSTEAD.

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