Langley Burrell

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Langley Burrell
St Peters Langley Burrell.jpg
St Peter's, Langley Burrell
Langley Burrell is located in Wiltshire
Langley Burrell
Langley Burrell
Langley Burrell shown within Wiltshire
Population 375 (in 2011)[1]
OS grid reference ST933752
Civil parish
  • Langley Burrell Without
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Chippenham
Postcode district SN15
Dialling code 01249
Police Wiltshire
Fire Dorset and Wiltshire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament
List of places
WiltshireCoordinates: 51°28′34″N 2°05′53″W / 51.476°N 2.098°W / 51.476; -2.098

Langley Burrell is a village and civil parish just north of Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. The parish includes the hamlet of Kellaways, to the east on the opposite bank of the Bristol Avon.

Notable buildings[edit]

The Anglican Church of St Andrew (Early English and Perpendicular) is Grade I listed.[2][3]

The small Church of St Giles at Kellaways was built c.1800 to replace an earlier building, first recorded in 1304.[4]

Maud Heath's Causeway, Kellaways

Wick Hill in the parish is one of the termini of Maud Heath's Causeway, a pathway which provided a route to Chippenham market. The arches which carry the path over the floodplain of the Avon are Grade II* listed.[5]

Also Grade II* listed:

  • The 17th century manor house at Kellaways.[6]
  • The Georgian parsonage.[7] This was for many years the home of the Rev. Robert Kilvert, father of the diarist Francis Kilvert, who from 1863 to 1864 and 1872 to 1876 was curate to his father here.
  • Langley House, 1780.[8]


External links[edit]

  • "Langley Burrell". Wiltshire Community History. Wiltshire Council. Retrieved 20 February 2015. 

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