Paley Street

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Paley Street
Paley Street is located in Berkshire
Paley Street
Paley Street
 Paley Street shown within Berkshire
Population <100
OS grid reference SU871764
Civil parish White Waltham
Unitary authority Windsor and Maidenhead
Ceremonial county Berkshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district SL6
Dialling code 01628
Police Thames Valley
Fire Royal Berkshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Windsor
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Coordinates: 51°28′41″N 0°44′56″W / 51.478°N 0.749°W / 51.478; -0.749

Paley Street is a hamlet in the civil parish of White Waltham in the English county of Berkshire. It is situated about 4 miles (6.4 km) south of Maidenhead and 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Windsor.

By the later medieval period, 'street' was often used to describe straggling villages in areas of late woodland clearance. Such places as Exlade Street in the Chilterns and Paley Street east of Reading are instances.[1]


Paley Street has two public houses; The Bridge House[2] and The Royal Oak, the latter being a Michelin starred[3] gastro pub owned by TV personality Michael Parkinson and run by his son Nick.[4]


  1. ^ The Place-Name Evidence for a Routeway Network in early Medieval England, Ann Cole - Kellogg College Oxford 2010. page 28
  2. ^ "Windsor pub guide". 
  3. ^ Hickman, Martin (2010-01-15). "Served at a rush - the latest Michelin star news". The Independent. Retrieved 2010-02-08. 
  4. ^ "Interview with Michael Parkinson". 

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