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Cold Norton, Essex

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Cold Norton, Essex

Cold Norton is a village on the Dengie Peninsula in Essex, England. It is located in rural countryside 10 miles to the east of Chelmsford, and lies just over a mile to the north of the River Crouch, which can be seen from the village's main hill. Nearby villages include Purleigh and North Fambridge. Administratively, Cold Norton forms part of the Purleigh ward in the district of Maldon.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8400
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01621

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

Norton ~ Norton Cold

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

Cold Norton -- par., W. Essex, 5 miles S. of Chelmsford, 1692 ac., pop. 185.

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