St Mary's Church, Michelmersh
Michelmersh shown within Hampshire
|OS grid reference|
|Civil parish||Michelmersh & Timsbury|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||South East England|
It forms a civil parish with Timsbury that forms part of the Test Valley district. The Monarch's Way long-distance footpath crosses the parish, passing through the churchyard of the 12th century St Mary's Church. The Georgian former rectory, Michelmersh Court, is Grade II* listed  and was for many years the home of Sir David and Lady Carina Frost.
The parish is located to the east of the River Test on the northern edge of the Hampshire Basin, with chalk in the north. To the south and east of the village this is overlain by Palaeocene sands and clays of the Lambeth Group. At the southern are younger deposits of Eocene age, sloping from a ridge of the Nursling sands into a valley of London Clay. It has a brick and tile works, and extensive former sand pits on Casbrook Common, now used as a landfill site.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Michelmersh.|
- "Parish Headcounts, Area: Michelmersh CP (includes Timsbury)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2001. Retrieved 2008-02-28.
- British Listed Buildings: Michelmersh Court
- "For sale: the stunning Hampshire home of Sir David Frost". Daily Telegraph.
- British Geological Survey, 2002, England & Wales Sheet 299: Winchester, 1:50,000 Geology Series, Keyworth, Nottingham:British Geological Survey, ISBN 0-7518-3340-1
- "Michelmersh Brick and Tile Company". Retrieved 2013-05-19.
- Mills, A.D: A Dictionary of English Place-Names, page 229. Oxford University Press, 1991.
|This Hampshire location article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|