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Frithsden, Hertfordshire

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Frithsden, Hertfordshire

Frithsden is a small hamlet in Hertfordshire, England. It is located in the Chiltern Hills, about two miles north of Berkhamsted, to which it belongs. The village name is derived from the wood le Fryth. It is first mentioned 1291 as Frithesdene (»valley of the wood«). It is pronounced locally as 'Frizden' West of the hamlet bordering to Ashridge Park are the Frithsden Beeches, a wood left to nature, with large beeches.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL0109
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire

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