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Great Waltham, Essex

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Great Waltham, Essex

Great Waltham is a village and a parish in the Chelmsford District, in the county of Essex. It has a guildhall called Great Waltham Guildhall. It is a few miles away from the large town of Chelmsford. There is a large house called Langley's which has existed for over 300 years and is surrounded by a deer park, although the parkland is actually used for cattle grazing.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL6913
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex

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

Waltham ~ Waltham Great

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

Waltham, Great, par. and vil., Essex - par., 7457 ac., pop. 2349; vil., on river Chelmer, 4 miles N. of Chelmsford; p.p., T.O. Captain Chamier (1796-1870), the novelist, resided at Waltham House.

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