Ash, Derbyshire

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Ash parish highlighted within Derbyshire
OS grid reference SK256327
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DERBY
Postcode district DE65
Police Derbyshire
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Ash is a small civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, with a population of 98 (2001 census). The parish includes scattered hamlets and Ashe Hall. Today Ashe hall is the Tara Buddhist Centre.[1]

Ashe Hall


Ash was mentioned in the Domesday book as belonging to Henry de Ferrers[2] and being worth thirty shillings.[3]


  1. ^ Established by meditation Master Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso in Derbyshire in 1983 Tara Centre is a Kadampa Buddhist college and meditation centre, the building has 38 acres (150,000 m2) grounds and a tea room.
  2. ^ Henry was given a large number of manors in Derbyshire including Doveridge, Breaston, Duffield and Cowley.
  3. ^ Ashe(sic) in Domesday Book: A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 2003. ISBN 0-14-143994-7 p.746

Coordinates: 52°53′31″N 1°37′12″W / 52.892°N 1.620°W / 52.892; -1.620