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Panfield, Essex

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Panfield, Essex

Panfield is a village and a civil parish in the Braintree district on the English county of Essex. It is near the town of Braintree. The Anglican parish church is dedicated to St Mary and St Christopher. The village has several listed buildings including the Grade I listed Panfield Hall, a 16th century red brick great house.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL7325
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex

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

Pantfield ~ Penfelda

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

Panfield, par. and vil., Essex, 2 miles NW. of Braintree, 1498 ac., pop. 322. Pang, river, Berks; rises near Hampstead Norris, and flows 13 miles S., E., and N. to the Thames at Pangbourn; is noted for its trout.

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