Little Mitton

Mitton Wood and the River Ribble
Little Mitton
Little Mitton
Shown within Ribble Valley
Little Mitton
Little Mitton
Location within Lancashire
Population42 (2001 Census)[1]
Civil parish
  • Little Mitton
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtBB7
Dialling code01254
AmbulanceNorth West
UK Parliament
List of places
53°50′36″N 2°25′35″W / 53.84333°N 2.42639°W / 53.84333; -2.42639Coordinates: 53°50′36″N 2°25′35″W / 53.84333°N 2.42639°W / 53.84333; -2.42639

Little Mitton is a civil parish in the Ribble Valley district, in the county of Lancashire, England. In 2001 the population of the civil parish of Little Mitton was 42,[1] but by the time of the census 2011 population details had been absorbed in the civil parish of Great Mitton. Little Mitton has a grade II* listed house called Mitton Hall.[2] There is also Little Mitton Hall in Little Mitton.[3]


Mitton Hall (now a hotel)
Mitton Hall (now a hotel)

In 1935, the civil parish of Little Mitton was created following the abolition the civil parish of Little Mitton, Henthorn and Coldcoats. The detached area of Coldcoats was transferred to Pendleton.[4] That civil parish had been created from the township (in the ancient parish of Whalley) with the same name in 1866.[5]

See also


  1. ^ a b "Parish headcount" (PDF). Lancashire County Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 10 December 2006. Retrieved 27 December 2008.
  2. ^ Good Stuff. "Mitton Hall - Little Mitton - Lancashire - England - British Listed Buildings".
  3. ^ "Little Mitton Hall".
  4. ^ "History of LITTLE MITTON". Retrieved 23 July 2013.
  5. ^ "History of LITTLE MITTON HENTHORN AND COLDCOATS". Retrieved 23 July 2013.