Durley

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Durley
Durley Street (road and village) - geograph.org.uk - 57205.jpg
The Robin Hood Inn on Durley Street in the village
Durley is located in Hampshire
Durley
Durley
Location within Hampshire
Population500 [1]
992 (2011 Census)[2]
OS grid referenceSU5218916710
Civil parish
  • Durley
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSOUTHAMPTON
Postcode districtSO32
Dialling code01489
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire
AmbulanceSouth Central
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire
50°56′51″N 1°15′31″W / 50.9475°N 1.2585°W / 50.9475; -1.2585Coordinates: 50°56′51″N 1°15′31″W / 50.9475°N 1.2585°W / 50.9475; -1.2585

Durley is a village and civil parish in the City of Winchester district of Hampshire, England. It is located approximately 7½ miles (12.1 km) northeast of Southampton and has a population of around 500,[3] doubling in the next decade. The village is home to two restaurants, The Robin Hood Inn and the Farmers Home. Both of the pubs have a rich history dating back till the nineteenth century. Durley is home to one school, Durley Primary. Which is home to around a hundred pupils ranging from four to eleven years of age. The village is also home to a local church where services are held often.

Governance[edit]

The village is part of the civil parish of Durley[4] and is part of the Owslebury and Curdridge ward of the City of Winchester non-metropolitan district of Hampshire County Council.[5] There are currently seven parishioners in the Parish where elections take place if there is enough people running office. The last election was 2 May 2019.

References[edit]

Media related to Durley at Wikimedia Commons

  1. ^ "Parish Headcounts, 2001 Area: New Alresford CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 14 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Durley Village website". Archived from the original on 2 December 2008. Retrieved 23 November 2007.
  4. ^ legal record of public rights of way in Hampshire - sheet 1310 (PDF) (Map). 1 : 10,000. Cartography by Ordnance Survey. Hampshire County Council. 2008. Retrieved 5 November 2010.
  5. ^ "Containing areas from mapit.mysociety.org". 2010. Retrieved 5 November 2010.