Lower Peover

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Lower Peover
St. Oswalds church, Lower Peover (geograph 4474412).jpg
St. Oswald's Church, Lower Peover
Lower Peover is located in Cheshire
Lower Peover
Lower Peover
Location within Cheshire
OS grid referenceSJ743741
Civil parish
  • Nether Peover
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtWA16
Dialling code01565
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
53°15′58″N 2°22′59″W / 53.266°N 2.383°W / 53.266; -2.383Coordinates: 53°15′58″N 2°22′59″W / 53.266°N 2.383°W / 53.266; -2.383

Lower Peover is a village in the civil parish of Nether Peover[1] in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England, approximately 6 miles east of Northwich and 4 miles south of Knutsford. The boundary of the civil parish deviates slightly to include Lower Peover in Nether Peover and not the adjacent civil parish of Peover Inferior;[1] the population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 415.[2]

Lower Peover was also where George S. Patton held meetings with the senior members of the British war cabinet where they discussed plans about many military operations, most notably D-day.

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  1. ^ a b Ordnance Survey (2004). SJ 742 741 (British national grid reference system)
  2. ^ "Nether Peover parish population 2011". Retrieved 30 May 2015.


  • Ordnance Survey (2004), OS Explorer Map 257: Northwich & Delamere Forest, Southampton, United Kingdom: Ordnance Survey, ISBN 0-319-23567-X