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West Horndon, Essex

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West Horndon, Essex

West Horndon is a village in the parish of West Horndon in the south of the Brentwood borough of Essex on the boundary with Thurrock and in the East of England. It is located 20 miles (32 km) east north-east of Charing Cross in London. The village has its own parish council and forms part of the 'Herongate, Ingrave and West Horndon' ward of Brentwood Council. The local school is West Horndon Primary School, and the village falls within the Brentwood County High catchment area.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ6288
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01277

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

Horndon ~ Horndon West ~ Thorndon ~ West Thorndon

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

Horndon, West, par., S. Essex, 2 miles SE. of Brentwood ry. sta., 1396 ac., pop. 75.

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