Alderley Edge


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Alderley Edge is a village and civil parish in Manchester, England. In 2011, it had a population of 4,638. Alderley Edge is 6 miles (10 km) northwest of Macclesfield and 15 miles (24 km) south of Manchester. It is situated at the base of a steep and thickly wooded sandstone ridge, Alderley Edge, which is the area's chief topographical feature and overlooks the Cheshire Plain. Alderley Edge is well known for its affluence and expensive houses, falling inside Cheshire's Golden Triangle. Alderley Edge has a selection of cafes and designer shops and has attracted numerous Premier League footballers, actors and multi-millionaire businesspeople. It is one of the most expensive and sought-after places to live in the UK outside central London.

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

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Nick Harrison on Flickr

Site of Armada Beacon This record is the gift of a friend of Alderley Edge now in California 1961

Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge, United Kingdom where it was

These woods are given to the National Trust in memory of Lawrence Pilkington and Mary Gavin Pilkington who enjoyed the walks and wide views This gift from their daughters was made n 1948 with the generous help of the Cheshire County Council

Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge, United Kingdom where it was