Sherbourne, Warwickshire

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Coordinates: 52°14′58″N 1°37′03″W / 52.249448°N 1.617563°W / 52.249448; -1.617563

Sherbourne
Sherbourne is located in Warwickshire
Sherbourne
Sherbourne
 Sherbourne shown within Warwickshire
Population 201 (2001)
OS grid reference SP262613
Civil parish Sherbourne
District Warwick
Shire county Warwickshire
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WARWICK
Postcode district CV35
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament Warwick and Leamington
List of places
UK
England
Warwickshire

Sherbourne is a village and civil parish in the Warwick district of Warwickshire, England.

Geography and administration[edit]

Sherbourne is 3 miles south of the county town Warwick and also borders Barford, Fulbrook, Snitterfield, Norton Lindsey and Budbrooke. The village is administered jointly with Barford and Wasperton, and as part of Warwick District.

History[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

All Saints Church[edit]

Sherbourne's Victorian Gothic church (All Saints) is a Grade II* Listed building, designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, an eminent Victorian architect. The first stone was laid in August 1862, and the church was consecrated on 29 September 1864. Church contains a memorial plaque to Maudsley of the Dambusters Raid. The church was commissioned by Ms. Louisa Ann Ryland. The family that commissioned the construction of the church, the Smith-Rylands, currently led by Robin Smith-Ryland, are still resident in the area, with the family seat residing at http://www.sherbournepark.com/

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Sherbourne, Warwickshire at Wikimedia Commons

"Barford Community Website". Retrieved 2010-08-17.  "Sherbourne Blog Spot". Retrieved 2010-08-17.