Before 1935, the church and civil parish boundaries were the same.
Parts of this are now outside the current parish boundary.
There was a small change to the boundary of the civil parish in 1936.
This way the infection was kept within the parish boundaries.
There is a growing pressure to burst out of the parish boundaries.
Buildings of national importance are no longer within the parish boundary.
The parish boundary crosses the A1 at the turn off for the village.
Now that the mills have gone, only the parish boundary remains as evidence.
There are around six farms in the village and many more within the boundaries of the parish.
Other streams form the eastern and western boundaries of the parish.