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Chaulden, Hertfordshire

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Chaulden, Hertfordshire

Chaulden is a residential district in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England located west of the town centre and bordering on open countryside. It was an early development in the construction of Hemel Hempstead new town, commenced in 1953 and has its own neighbourhood shopping centre. The name Chaulden can be traced back to 1523 as a local field name and means a chalky valley. A country house and estate called Chaulden House occupied the area during the nineteenth century.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL0306
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire

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