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Aldenham, Hertfordshire

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Aldenham, Hertfordshire

Aldenham is a village and civil parish in Hertfordshire, 3.5 miles north-east of Watford and 2 miles southwest of Radlett. It was mentioned in the Domesday Book and is one of Hertsmere's 14 conservation areas. This secluded little village has eight pre-19th century buildings that are listed buildings and the parish itself is largely unchanged, though buildings have been rebuilt, since Saxon times when the majority of the land was owned by the abbots of Westminster Abbey.
Post townWATFORD
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTQ1398
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01923
Population373 373 for (village) 9,942 (civil parish including Radlett), 2001 census

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

Aldenham, par. and seat, SW. Herts, 3 miles NE. of Watford, 6113 ac. (80 water), pop. 1833.

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