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Ardleigh, Essex

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Ardleigh, Essex

Ardleigh is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located 7 km northeast of Colchester and is 42 km northeast from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Tendring and the parliamentary constituency of North Essex. The village has its own Parish Council. The parish had a population of 2081 according to the 2001 census and includes the area known as Crockleford Heath.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTM0529
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01206
Populationc. 2100

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

Audly ~ Erlega ~ Herlega

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

Ardleigh, par. with ry. sta., Tendring reg. dist., NE. Essex, 4½ miles NE. of Colchester, 5062 ac., pop. 1594; P.O., T.O.

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