Birdsall, North Yorkshire

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Birdsall is located in North Yorkshire
Birdsall shown within North Yorkshire
Population 343 (Including Langton. 2011)
OS grid reference SE818659
Civil parish
  • Birdsall
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MALTON
Postcode district YO17
Police North Yorkshire
Fire North Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
54°04′57″N 0°45′01″W / 54.08256°N 0.75036°W / 54.08256; -0.75036Coordinates: 54°04′57″N 0°45′01″W / 54.08256°N 0.75036°W / 54.08256; -0.75036

Birdsall is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 180, increasing to 343 at the 2011 Census.[1] The village is about four miles south of Malton.

Birdsall House is the home of Baron Middleton.

Thomas Willoughby (1694–1742), brother of Francis Willoughby, 2nd Baron Middleton, married Elizabeth Sotheby of Birdsall, and their son Henry inherited the barony and Willoughby estates in Nottinghamshire and Warwickshire from his cousin in 1781.

St Mary's Church

St Mary's Church, Birdsall

The ruins of the ancient church of St Mary stand adjacent to Birdsall House. The present church was built in 1824 at the expense of Henry Willoughby, 6th Baron Middleton.


  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 11 August 2015. 

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