Fernhill Heath

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Fernhill Heath
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Fernhill Heath is located in Worcestershire
Fernhill Heath
Fernhill Heath
Location within Worcestershire
OS grid referenceSO870591
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWORCESTER
Postcode districtWR3
Dialling code01905
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Worcestershire
52°13′41″N 2°11′41″W / 52.228033°N 2.194711°W / 52.228033; -2.194711Coordinates: 52°13′41″N 2°11′41″W / 52.228033°N 2.194711°W / 52.228033; -2.194711

Fernhill Heath is a village in Worcestershire, England.

Fernhill Heath is located on the A38 main road on the north-side of the City of Worcester and is approximately 3 miles north of Worcester and 3 miles south of Droitwich. The population of Fernhill Heath is around 3,000 people. The village features two Public Houses called The White Hart, The Bull and, a sub-post office, 3 shops, a primary school, a Baptist church, War Memorial Hall The Forge Cattery and a community centre.

The railway station was axed in the 1960s, but may reopen as a parkway station - see Worcester (North) Parkway.

One of the oldest properties within Fernhill Heath is Fernhill Heath House which was once owned and occupied by Lady Hindlip (Mrs Allsopp) who had moved into this as a widower upon the death of Lord Hindlip. The house is now owned after extensive renovation 30 ish years ago by Richard Pearce. Agatha Hindlip donate money to the village upon her death to build a bowling green - however only the street name remaining Agatha Gardens.