West Ecclesfield

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Coordinates: 53°26′17″N 1°29′31″W / 53.438°N 1.492°W / 53.438; -1.492

West Ecclesfield
Sheffield-wards-West Ecclesfield.png
Shown within Sheffield
District Sheffield
Ceremonial county South Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
UK Parliament constituency Penistone and Stocksbridge
Councillors
Trevor Bagshaw (Liberal Democrats)
Adam Hurst (Labour)
Alf Meade (Labour)
Numbers
Population (2001) 17,800

West Ecclesfield ward—which includes the districts of Burncross, Grenoside, High Green—is one of the 28 electoral wards in City of Sheffield, England. It is located in the northern part of the city and covers an area of 12.5 km2 in the western part of Ecclesfield Parish. The population of this ward in 2001 was 17,800 people in 7,400 households. West Ecclesfield is one of the six wards that make up the Sheffield Hillsborough Parliamentary constituency. In their final report, the Boundary Commission for England recommended that West Ecclesfield form part of a reformed Penistone Parliamentary constituency.

Districts in West Ecclesfield ward[edit]

Burncross[edit]

Burncross (grid reference SK345961) is in the north of the ward west of Chapeltown. It is a mostly residential area, which includes the Grade II listed Barnes Hall, rebuilt in 1824.

Grenoside[edit]

Main article: Grenoside

Grenoside (grid reference SK340938) is isolated from the other 2 districts in the south of the ward. It is in closer proximity to Parson Cross.

High Green[edit]

Main article: High Green

High Green (grid reference SK340972) is north-west of Burncross. It is the most northerly suburb of Sheffield.