The village lies approximately one mile south-east of Monks Kirby.

St Denis

The village derives its name from the Saxon meaning Paegel’s farm.  The name has changed many times over the years.
Pailton is a hamlet within the ancient parish of Monks Kirby.  St Denis or St Denys is a chapel-of-ease to Monks Kirby. 
Norman in origin, the church was renovated in 1982.

Victoria County History from British History Online see Monks Kirby 

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