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Henham, Essex

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Henham, Essex

'Henham', or Henham-on-the-Hill is a small village near Stansted Airport, located in Uttlesford, Essex. It has a population of around 1200 and used to be a station on the Elsenham to Thaxted branch line. Its local pub is The Cock. The church is called St Mary's. Henham hosted in the final weeks of May an annual 10K run. It has an award winning local shop which is run by the community that has been thriving for almost 10 years.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL5428
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex

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

Henham On The Hill

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

Henham.-- (or Henham on the Hill), par. and vil., W. Essex, 6 miles NE. of Bishop Stortford, 2995 ac., pop. 812; P.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Henham Hall.

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