Aston-by-Sutton

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Aston
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St. Peter's Church, Aston-By-Sutton
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Aston
Location within Cheshire
OS grid reference SJ558783
Civil parish
  • Aston
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town RUNCORN
Postcode district WA7
Dialling code 01928
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53°18′00″N2°39′47″W / 53.3°N 2.663°W / 53.3; -2.663 Coordinates: 53°18′00″N2°39′47″W / 53.3°N 2.663°W / 53.3; -2.663

Aston (or Aston-by-Sutton) is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 111, reducing slightly to 106 at the 2011 census. [1] The village is just outside the Runcorn urban area.

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St Peter's Church is a Grade I listed building. [2]

Aston was the seat of the Aston baronets of the County of Chester (baronetcy created 1628, extinct 1815). [3]

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References

  1. "Parish population 2011" . Retrieved 28 May 2015.
  2. Historic England, "Church of St. Peter, Aston (1138491)", National Heritage List for England , retrieved 16 September 2016
  3. Burke, John; Burke, John Bernard (1838). A genealogical and heraldic history of the extinct and dormant baronetcies of England. London: Scott, Webster and Geary. pp. 24–26.