Donhead St Mary

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Donhead St Mary
St Mary
St Mary's Church, Donhead
Donhead St Mary is located in Wiltshire
Donhead St Mary
Donhead St Mary
 Donhead St Mary shown within Wiltshire
Population 1,155 (in 2011)[1]
OS grid reference ST907244
Civil parish Donhead St Mary
Unitary authority Wiltshire
Ceremonial county Wiltshire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Shaftesbury
Postcode district SP7
Dialling code 01747
Police Wiltshire
Fire Wiltshire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament South West Wiltshire
List of places

Coordinates: 51°01′08″N 2°08′02″W / 51.01890°N 2.13396°W / 51.01890; -2.13396

Donhead St Mary is a village and civil parish in the county of Wiltshire, England. The parish includes the smaller settlements of Charlton, Coombe and Ludwell. The River Nadder rises in the parish.

Local government[edit]

Donhead St Mary is a civil parish with an elected parish council. It also falls within the area of the Wiltshire Council unitary authority, which is responsible for all significant local government functions.


Nearby towns and cities: Shaftesbury, Salisbury, Poole, Bournemouth

Nearby villages: Donhead St Andrew

Sites of interest: Castle Rings Iron Age hill fort within the parish boundary


The Anglican Church of St Mary is Grade I listed.[2][3]

See also[edit]



  1. ^ "Donhead St. Mary Census Information". Wiltshire Community History. Wiltshire Council. Retrieved 30 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "List entry - Church of St Mary, Donhead St Mary". English Heritage. Retrieved 13 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "Wiltshire Community History - St Mary, Donhead". Wiltshire Council. Retrieved 13 January 2015. 

External links[edit]

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