Sandleheath

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Sandleheath
Sandle Grange - geograph.org.uk - 1462694.jpg
Sandle Grange
Sandleheath is located in Hampshire
Sandleheath
Sandleheath
Sandleheath shown within Hampshire
Population 663 (2001)
680 (2011 Census)[1]
OS grid reference SU1214
Civil parish
  • Sandleheath
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Fordingbridge
Postcode district SP6
Dialling code 01425
Police Hampshire
Fire Hampshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
Website Sandleheath Parish Council
List of places
UK
England
HampshireCoordinates: 50°55′55″N 1°49′23″W / 50.932°N 1.823°W / 50.932; -1.823

Sandleheath is a village and civil parish about 1.8 miles (2.9 km) west of Fordingbridge in the New Forest District of Hampshire, England. It has a population of 663,[2] increasing to 680 at the 2011 Census.

History[edit]

Sandle Manor is an Elizabethan manor house that was extended in 1900 and 1936.[3]

The Church of England parish church of Saint Aldhelm was designed by the architect Charles Ponting and built in 1907.[3]

Economy and amenities[edit]

The village has a small area of common land at its centre, a village shop and post office and a small industrial estate. Sandleheath has a Sea Scout group[4] which has a hall in the village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 7 January 2017. 
  2. ^ "Area selected: New Forest (Non-Metropolitan District)". Neighbourhood Statistics: Full Dataset View. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  3. ^ a b Pevsner, Nikolaus; Lloyd, David (1967). The Buildings of England: Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books. 
  4. ^ Sandleheath Sea Scouts

External links[edit]

Media related to Sandleheath at Wikimedia Commons