Catherston Leweston

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Catherston Leweston
Catherston Leweston, manor and church from A35 bridge - geograph.org.uk - 502854.jpg
Catherston Leweston viewed from the south
Catherston Leweston is located in Dorset
Catherston Leweston
Catherston Leweston
 Catherston Leweston shown within Dorset
Population 40 [1]
District West Dorset
Shire county Dorset
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BRIDPORT
Postcode district DT6
Dialling code 01297
Police Dorset
Fire Dorset
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament West Dorset
List of places
UK
England
Dorset

Coordinates: 50°44′46″N 2°53′41″W / 50.746°N 2.8947°W / 50.746; -2.8947

Catherston Leweston is a small village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southwest England. It lies in the West Dorset administrative district, approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) northeast of Lyme Regis. Dorset County Council estimate that in 2012 the population of the parish was 40.[1]

The village's Tudor-style manor house was built in 1887 and the Blue Lias-built church dates from 1858.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parish Population Data". Dorset County Council. 10 March 2014. Retrieved 7 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Roland Gant (1980). Dorset Villages. Robert Hale Ltd. pp. 118–9. ISBN 0 7091 8135 3.