A Quick Overview of Amersham
Amersham is a market town and civil parish within Chiltern district in Buckinghamshire, England, 27 miles (43 km) north west of London, in the Chiltern Hills.
- It is part of the London commuter belt.
- Amersham is also 15 miles (24 km) from Aylesbury and 13 miles (21 km) from High Wycombe.
- There are two distinct areas: Old Amersham, set in the valley of the River Misbourne, which contains the 13th century parish church of St. Mary's and several old pubs and coaching inns; and Amersham-on-the-Hill, which grew rapidly around the railway station in the early part of the 20th century.