St Laurence's Church
|Area||14.75 km2 (5.70 sq mi)|
|Population||122 (2011 census including Coombe)|
|• Density||8/km2 (21/sq mi)|
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|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||South East England|
The area is more elevated compared to the rest of the county of Berkshire and the district. It is undulating and has the main source of the Enborne. It has a border to the south with Hampshire and is centred 3 miles (4.8 km) west south-west of Newbury, between Inkpen and Ball Hill. The eastern slopes of Walbury Hill, the highest point in South East England fall within its bounds as is the adjoining West Woodhay Down, a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
West Woodhay House
Located west of the village, the house is a Grade 1 listed building erected in 1635. Notable residents of the house have included poet and politician Benjamin Rudyerd, soprano Susannah Cibber and the notorious prankster Horace de Vere Cole.
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- Key Statistics: Dwellings; Quick Statistics: Population Density; Physical Environment: Land Use Survey 2005
- "Magic Map Application". Magic.defra.gov.uk. Retrieved 2017-03-06.
- "Parishes; West Woodhay". British History Online. Retrieved 9 January 2018.
Media related to West Woodhay at Wikimedia Commons