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Grid reference: SO827047
Location: 51°44’25"N, 2°15’8"W
Post town: Stroud
Postcode: GL5
Dialling code: 01453
Local Government
Council: Stroud

Ebley is a community in Gloucestershire. It was once a village of itself, but has since been absorbed within the Stroud urban area. It lies in the valley of the River Frome, two miles west of Stroud's town centre.

Historically Ebley was in the parish of Stonehouse.[1] It became part of the parish of Cainscross when it was formed in 1894.[2]

About the village

Ebley Mill, on the banks of the River Frome, was a woollen mill built in 1818. It is now a Grade II* listed building, and is used as the offices of Stroud District Council.[3]

Ebley Chapel is a chapel of the Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion.[4] It is a Grade II listed building.[5]

Between 1903 and 1964 Ebley Crossing Halt was a railway station on what is now the Golden Valley Line.

Outside links

("Wikimedia Commons" has material
about Ebley)


  1. National Gazetteer, 1868, cited on the Genuki website
  2. Great Britain Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cainscross CH/CP. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  3. National Heritage List 1223361: Ebley Mill
  4. Ebley Chapel
  5. National Heritage List 1090126: Ebley Chapel