Old Solesbridge Lane, WD3

Road in/near Chorleywood

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Old Solesbridge Lane is a road in the WD3 postcode area



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VIEW THE CHORLEYWOOD AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE CHORLEYWOOD AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE CHORLEYWOOD AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE CHORLEYWOOD AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE CHORLEYWOOD AREA IN THE 1900s
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Chorleywood





Chorleywood lies on the Hertfordshire/Buckinghamshire border in the heart of the Chess Valley.


Chorleywood’s origins can be traced back to prehistory. Local flint in abundance was ideal material from which Palaeolithic and Neolithic man fashioned his implements, examples of which have often been found in local woods, fields and gardens. Amongst other Roman finds, two possible villa sites (circa 60AD) have been discovered in the area and excavations in the Chess Valley have revealed the site of a Roman water mill and brewing complex. Unfortunately, the most likely site of the associated villa is now buried under the M25 motorway.

The first main settlers were Saxons, the Chess Valley being the centre of their community. The river now known as the Chess and originally called the Pichelsburnae (the mousehawk stream), was named the Isen by the Saxons but later became the Lowdewater and by 1805, the Chesham Stream. During the Saxon period Chorleywood formed part of the Manor of Prichemareswarde (Rickmansworth) which was given to the Monastery of St. Albans by Offa, King of Mercia, over the seal of Edward the Confessor. Shire Lane was the boundary between Wessex and Mercia.

In the late medieval times Chorleywood remained very small and even as late as the year 1700 the population constituted only about 40 tenant farmers. The Manor remained in the hands of the Monastery of St. Albans until the Dissolution when it passed to the Bishopric of London, subsequently to be reclaimed for the Crown by Elizabeth. The Manorial rights were eventually acquired by Henry Batty who gave his rights to The Common to the then Chorleywood Urban District Council. These have now passed in succession to the Parish Council.

The present road structure came into being with the passing of the first Turnpike Act in 1663. Use of the Reading to Hatfield road (now the A404) requiredW:H:03660


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Arnett Hills Junior Mixed and Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Charlotte House Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Royal Masonic School for Girls:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 18.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Arnett Close, WD3 · Arnett Way, WD3 · Badgers Dell, WD3 · Badgers Walk, WD3 · Beacon Way, WD3 · Beechwood Avenue, WD3 · Beechwood Park, WD3 · Berks Hill, WD3 · Berry Way, WD3 · Betjeman Gardens, WD3 · Blackett’s Wood Drive, WD3 · Bridle Lane, WD3 · Briery Field, WD3 · Briery Road, WD3 · Brushwood Drive, WD3 · Burfield Road, WD3 · Capell Avenue, WD3 · Capell Road, WD3 · Capell Way, WD3 · Carpenters Wood Drive, WD3 · Cedars Avenue, WD3 · Chalfont Lane, WD3 · Chalfont Road, WD3 · Chenies Road, WD3 · Cherry Hill, WD3 · Chesnut Avenue, WD3 · Chess Close, WD3 · Chess Hill, WD3 · Chess Lane, WD3 · Chess Vale Rise, WD3 · Chess Walley Walk, HP6 · Chess Way, WD3 · Chestnut Avenue, WD3 · Chorleywood Bottom, WD3 · Chorleywood Close, WD3 · Chorleywood House Drive, WD3 · Chorleywood Road, WD3 · Clarenden Fields, WD3 · Colley Land, WD3 · Common Gate Road, WD3 · Common Road, WD3 · Copmans Wick, WD3 · Copthorne Close, WD3 · Copthorne Road, WD3 · Darvells Yard, WD3 · Dellwood Close, WD3 · Dog Kennel Lane, WD3 · Elm Way, WD3 · Farm Lane, WD3 · Field Way, WD3 · Finch Green, WD3 · Finches, WD3 · Fir Tree Hill, WD3 · Gilliat’s Green, WD3 · Goosefields, WD3 · Greenbury Close, WD3 · Greenhills Close, WD3 · Grovewood Close, WD3 · Grovewood Close; Grove Way, WD3 · Haddon Road, WD3 · Harewood, WD3 · Haywood Copse, WD3 · Haywood Drive, WD3 · Haywood Park, WD3 · High Close, WD3 · High View, WD3 · Highfield Way, WD3 · Hill Rise, WD3 · Hillpoint, WD3 · Hillside Road, WD3 · Homefield Road, WD3 · Hubbards Road, WD3 · Kingfisher Lure, WD3 · Ladywood Close, WD3 · Langleybury Lane, WD3 · Lime Tree Walk, WD3 · London Orbital Motorway, WD3 · Loudwater Drive, WD3 · Loudwater Heights, WD3 · Loudwater Lane, WD3 · Loudwater Ridge, WD3 · Lower Plantation, WD3 · Lower Road, WD3 · Lynwood Heights, WD3 · M25, WD3 · Marlins Close, WD3 · Mead Place, WD3 · Meadow Way, WD3 · Millthorne Close, WD3 · Money Hill Road, WD3 · Moneyhill Parade, WD3 · Mount View, WD3 · Nightingale Place, WD3 · Nightingale Road, WD3 · North Hill, WD3 · North Road, WD3 · Old Barn Lane, WD3 · Old Chorleywood Road, WD3 · Old Common Road, WD3 · Old Solesbridge Lane, WD3 · Orchard Close, WD3 · Orchard Drive, WD3 · Overstream, WD3 · Park Avenue, WD3 · Park Way, WD3 · Parkfield, WD3 · Pheasants Way, WD3 · Rasehill Close, WD3 · Raven Close, WD3 · Rooks Hill, WD3 · Rousebarn Lane, WD17 · Rousebarn Lane, WD18 · Rousebarn Lane, WD3 · Sarratt Lane, WD3 · Sarratt Road, WD3 · Shepherds Way, WD3 · Solesbridge Close, WD3 · Solesbridge Lane, WD3 · South Park Avenue, WD3 · South Road, WD3 · SouthCottage Drive, WD3 · SouthCottage Gardens, WD3 · Spencer Walk, WD3 · St Peters Way, WD3 · Station Approach, WD3 · Swallow Close, WD3 · The Beeches, WD3 · The Climb, WD3 · The Close, WD3 · The Clump, WD3 · The Drive, WD3 · The Highlands, WD3 · The Mount, WD3 · The Paddocks, WD3 · The Parade, WD3 · The Readings, WD3 · The Willows, WD3 · Thrush Green, WD3 · Timberidge, WD3 · Tollgate Close, WD3 · Townfield, WD3 · Trout Rise, WD3 · Troutstream Way, WD3 · Turneys Orchard, WD3 · Upper Hill Rise, WD3 · Valley Road, WD3 · Violet Way, WD3 · Wagon Way, WD3 · Warwick Court, WD3 · West Way, WD3 · Whisper Wood, WD3 · White Shack Lane, WD3 · Whitelands Avenue, WD3 · Winchfield Way, WD3 · Woodbank, WD3 · Woodland Lane, WD3 · Wyatt’s Close, WD3 · Wyatt’s Road, WD3 · York House School, WD3 ·
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