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Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Cottered, Hertfordshire

Cottered is a village and civil parish 3 miles west of Buntingford and 6 miles east of Baldock in the East Hertfordshire District of Hertfordshire in England. It has a population of 634. Among those who have held the living of Cottered may be mentioned the Rev Anthony Trollope, who was grandfather of the authors Anthony Trollope and Thomas Adolphus Trollope. He was incumbent of Cottered for forty-four years and died in 1806. It has a football club, Cottered FC.
DistrictEast Hertfordshire
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL3129
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01763
Population634 (2001)

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


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

Cottered, par., NE. Herts, 2½ miles W. of Buntingford ry. sta., 1833 ac., pop. 379; P.O.

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