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Little Chesterford, Essex

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Little Chesterford, Essex

Little Chesterford is a small village and civil parish in Uttlesford Essex, eastern England and close to the Cambridgeshire border. It is built principally along a single sunken lane to the east of a tributary of the River Cam or Granta. It is located 1 km southeast of Great Chesterford and some 5 km northwest of Saffron Walden. The small hamlet of Springwell is just to the south of the village. Up the hill to the east is Chesterford Park, with a mid-19th century mansion in a 250 acre (approx.
Post townSaffron Walden
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL5141
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01799

Other names by which Little Chesterford, Essex has been known in the past

Chesterford ~ Chesterford Little

Little Chesterford, Essex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chesterford, Little, par., W. Essex, on river Granta, 2 miles NW. of Saffron Walden, 1207 ac., pop. 214.

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