Kenchester

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Kenchester
Kenchester is located in Herefordshire
Kenchester
Kenchester
 Kenchester shown within Herefordshire
Unitary authorityHerefordshire
Ceremonial countyHerefordshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHEREFORD
PoliceWest Mercia
FireHereford and Worcester
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
UK ParliamentNorth Herefordshire
List of places
UK
England
Herefordshire
 
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Kenchester
Kenchester is located in Herefordshire
Kenchester
Kenchester
 Kenchester shown within Herefordshire
Unitary authorityHerefordshire
Ceremonial countyHerefordshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHEREFORD
PoliceWest Mercia
FireHereford and Worcester
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
UK ParliamentNorth Herefordshire
List of places
UK
England
Herefordshire

Coordinates: 52°04′53″N 2°49′19″W / 52.08132°N 2.821936°W / 52.08132; -2.821936

Kenchester is a parish in Herefordshire, England. It is about 5.5 miles (9 km) west-northwest of Hereford.

History[edit]

Kenchester is near the Romano-British town of Magnis.[1] It was once part of the Angles' Magonsæte kingdom.

Landmarks[edit]

The Church of St Michael is a Grade I listed building.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Herefordshire Through Time - Magnis". Herefordshire Council. Retrieved 2010-08-21. 
  2. ^ "Church of St Michael, Kenchester". British Listed Buildings Online. Retrieved 2010-08-21. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Kenchester at Wikimedia Commons