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Brickendon, Hertfordshire

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Brickendon, Hertfordshire

Brickendon is a village in the civil parish of Brickendon Liberty in the district of East Hertfordshire about 3 miles south of the county town Hertford, and is served by Bayford railway station. Centred around a traditional village green and a friendly village pub, The Farmer's Boy, there is an active community with several clubs and activities. The parish (rather than just the village) has won several awards in the Hertfordshire Village of the Year contest in recent years.
DistrictEast Hertfordshire
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL3207
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Brichendone ~ Brichedone

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

Brickendon, township, All Saints par., in co. and 3 miles S. of Hertford, 1534 ac., pop. 934; contains Brickendon Grange.

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

BRICKENDON, a liberty, in the parish of All Saints, Hertford, union, hundred, and county of Hertford, 3 miles (S. by W.) from Hertford; containing 757 inhabitants.

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