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Sarratt, Hertfordshire

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Sarratt, Hertfordshire

Sarratt is a village and civil parish 4 miles north of Rickmansworth in Hertfordshire, England, situated on high ground near the county boundary with Buckinghamshire. The chalk stream, the River Chess, rising north of Chesham, passes near Sarratt in the valley to the west of the village to join the River Colne in Rickmansworth. The valley to the east is dry. Sarratt is within the Three rivers District Council jurisdiction which is based in Rickmansworth.
DistrictThree Rivers
Post townRickmansworth
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTQ0499
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01923
Population924 (2001 census)

Other names by which Sarratt, Hertfordshire has been known in the past

Sarratt Green

Sarratt, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Sarratt, par. and vil., Herts - par., 1540 ac., pop. 700; vil., on river Chess, 3½ miles NW. of Rickmansworth; P.O., called Sarratt Green; near the vil. are Sarratt Hall and Sarratt Villa, seats.

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