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Finchingfield, Essex

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Finchingfield, Essex

Finchingfield is a village situated in the Braintree district of Essex. It is in the north-west of the county, which is a primarily rural area. It is situated approximately six miles from Thaxted and somewhat further from the larger towns of Saffron Walden & Braintree. Nearby villages include Great Bardfield, Great Sampford & Wethersfield.
DistrictBraintree
Post townBraintree
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL6832
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01371
Population1,348
 

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

Fincinghefelda ~ Fincingefelda ~ Phincinghefelda ~ Phincingefelda

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

Finchingfield, par. and vil., E. Essex, 8 miles NW. of Braintree, 8461 ac., pop. 1807; P.O., T.O.

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