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Northaw, Hertfordshire

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Northaw, Hertfordshire

Northaw is a village in the Welwyn Hatfield district of Hertfordshire, England. It is part of the civil parish of Northaw and Cuffley, which was originally known as Northaw. The parish had a population of 5,190 according to the 2001 census, most of whom live in Cuffley. It formed part of the Metropolitan Police District until 2000. The village has a population of around 450 people. Its most famous resident is former cabinet minister Cecil Parkinson.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL2802
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire

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

Northall ~ Noth Hall

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

Northaw, par. and vil., in co. and 7 miles SW. of Hertford, 3306 ac., pop. 583; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Northaw Place, seat.

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