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West Hanningfield, Essex

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West Hanningfield, Essex

West Hanningfield is a small village and civil parish in south Essex, England. It is located approximately 8 km south-southeast of the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the borough of Chelmsford and in the parliamentary constituency of Rayleigh. It is located to the north of Hanningfield Reservoir. Surrounding villages include South Hanningfield, Stock, Rettendon and East Hanningfield. It is also close to the Chelmsford suburbs of Galleywood and Great Baddow.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ7399
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01277 (and 01245)

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

Hanningfield ~ Hanningfield West

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

Hanningfield, West, par., W. Essex, 6 miles SE. of Chelmsford, 2839 ac., pop. 430; P.O.

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