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Barton Stacey, Hampshire

Historical Description

Barton-Stacey, a tithing and a parish in Hants. The tithing lies on a headstream of the Anton river, and on the line of the Roman road to Winchester, 2 miles from Longparish station on the L. & S.W.R., and 5¼ SE of Andover. The parish includes also the townships of Bransbury, Drayton, and Newton-Stacey. It has a post office under Micheldever; money order office, Sutton Scotney; telegraph office, Fullerton. Acreage, 5026; population, 575. A strong ancient entrenchment occurs at Bransbury. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; gross value, £360 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Winchester. The church is Early English and cruciform, and has a fine Perpendicular tower. There are a Wesleyan chapel and some small charities.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyHampshire 
Ecclesiastical parishBarton-Stacey All Saints 
HundredBarton Stacey 
Poor Law unionAndover 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

The register dates from October 15, 1713.


Church of England

All Saints (parish church)

The church of All Saints is a cruciform building of flint and stone in the Early English and Perpendicular styles, consisting of chancel, nave, aisle, transepts, south porch and an embattled western tower, with pinnacles, containing 5 bells: there is a memorial window, erected in 1877 and another in 1886: the pulpit and lectern were presented by R. K. Hodgson esq. in memory of his uncle, J. Stewart Hodgson esq. of Gavelacre: the church has been restored since 1873, at a cost of £900, and in 1900 important structural repairs were effected, at a cost of £250: a choir vestry was added in 1910: there are 300 sittings.

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Barton Stacey from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Hampshire (County Southampton) is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Hampshire, 1530, 1575, & 1622-34 is available to view on the Heraldry page.

DistrictTest Valley
RegionSouth East
Postal districtSO21
Post TownWinchester