Wanlip is a village, a township and an ancient parish in Leicestershire. The parish is now a part of the conurbation of Leicester city. The parish is only 4.5 miles from Leicester city centre, 2 miles north of Birstall parish. The parish covers 975 acres.
If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, the A46 trunk road passes throught the village just north of Leicester city.
- The Wanlip brook flows through the parish to eventually join the River Soar.
- Ashley DACE has a photograph of Watermead Country Park on Geo-graph, taken in February, 2011.
You can see pictures of Wanlip which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Wanlip has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK602109 (Lat/Lon: 52.692447, -1.11074), Wanlip which are provided by: