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Asheldham, Essex

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Asheldham, Essex

Asheldam is a hamlet and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located about 14 km southeast of Maldon and is 26 km east-southeast from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Maldon and the parliamentary constituency of Maldon & East Chelmsford. The village is part of Asheldham and Dengie Parish Council. It is on the Dengie peninsula, and is about 12 miles by road from Maldon. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 154.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL9701
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 Asheldham, Essex has been known in the past

Hainctuna ~ Haintuna

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

Asheldham, par., NE. Essex, 10 miles SE. of Maldon, 1738 ac. and 757 water and foreshore, pop. 167.

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