Over Alderley

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Over Alderley
St Catherine's Church, Over Alderley.jpg
St. Catherine's Church, Over Alderley
Over Alderley is located in Cheshire
Over Alderley
Over Alderley
Over Alderley shown within Cheshire
Population 318 (2011)
OS grid reference SJ870763
Civil parish
  • Over Alderley
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district SK10
Dialling code 01625
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
53°17′02″N 2°11′42″W / 53.284°N 2.195°W / 53.284; -2.195Coordinates: 53°17′02″N 2°11′42″W / 53.284°N 2.195°W / 53.284; -2.195

Over Alderley is a civil parish in the Borough of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It has a population of 335,[1] reducing to 318 at the 2011 Census.[2]

It includes the hamlets of Adders Moss, Adshead Green, Broadheath, Finlow Hill, Harebarrow, Harehill, Shaw Cross, Vardentown and Whirley.[3]

Notable buildings[edit]

St Catherine's Church, Over Alderley is a Grade II* listed building,.[4]

Alderley Lodge was built in the 19th century for the Brocklehurst family; it sits next to the National Trust land at Hare Hill.

Nearby Birtles Hall is listed Grade II.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Macclesfield Retrieved 2009-12-01
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 15 March 2016. 
  3. ^ "Cheshire Towns and Parishes". 
  4. ^ "Church of St Catherine, Over Alderley", The National Heritage List for England, English Heritage, 2011, retrieved 13 June 2011 
  5. ^ "Birtles Hall", The National Heritage List for England, English Heritage, 2011, retrieved 13 June 2011