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Chillesford is a village and a civil parish in the Suffolk Coastal District, in the English county of Suffolk. It is located on the B1084 road Hertfords Place, which runs east to west. Chillesford is 3 miles northwest of the small town of Orford. It is 5 miles southwest of Aldeburgh and 6 miles south of Saxmundham. Population of around 120 and 60 houses. The village was recorded in Domesday as "Cesefortda". In 1258, Thomas Weyland bought the Manor of Chillesford.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
Other names by which Chillesford, Suffolk has been known in the past
Chillesford, Suffolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Chillesford, par., E. Suffolk, on river Butley, 4 m. SE. of Wickham Market Junction, 1853 ac., pop. 233.
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