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Aston, Hertfordshire

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Aston, Hertfordshire

Aston is a village and civil parish in the East Hertfordshire district of Hertfordshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 844. Located in Hertfordshire on a ridge between the new-town of Stevenage and the Beane Valley, the village of Aston is just 10 minutes drive from the A1(M). A mile north of Aston lies Aston End, a hamlet which has strong social and geophysical ties with the village.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL2722
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire

Other names by which Aston, Hertfordshire has been known in the past


Aston, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aston, par. and seat, N. Herts, on river Beane, 2 miles SE. of Stevenage, 2073 ac., pop. 571: P.O.

Aston, Hertfordshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

ASTON (St. Mary), a parish, in the hundred of Broadwater, union and county of Hertford, 3¼ miles (S. E.) from Stevenage; containing 556 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £26. 11. 8.; patron and incumbent, the Rev. James Ellice. The tithes have been commuted for £460, and the glebe consists of 42½ acres.

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