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Gestingthorpe, Essex

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Gestingthorpe, Essex

Gestingthorpe is a village and a civil parish in the Braintree District, in the English county of Essex. It is approximately halfway between the town of Halstead in Essex and Sudbury in Suffolk. The nearest railway station is in Sudbury, which offers a shuttle service to Marks Tey and at the extremes of the day, Colchester. The village is situated at a set of crossroads, North End Road, Nether Hill, Sudbury Road and Church Street.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8138
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex

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

Guestingthorpe ~ Ghestingetorp ~ Glestingethorp

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

Gestingthorpe, par. and vil., E. Essex, 4 miles SW. of Sudbury, 2709 ac., pop. 662; P.O.

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