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Ashprington, Devon

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Ashprington, Devon

Ashprington is a village and civil parish in the South Hams district of Devon, England. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 428. The village is not far from the River Dart, and is about three miles south of Totnes. There is a local pub, Hotel and phonebox. Sharpham Barton is within the Parish and includes Sharpham Vineyard which produces good quality wines.
Post townTOTNES
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX8157
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

Other names by which Ashprington, Devon has been known in the past

Aisbertone ~ Aisbertona

Ashprington, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ashprington, par., S. Devon, 2¾ miles SE. of Totnes, 2790 ac. (145 water), pop. 450.

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