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Rettendon, Essex

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Rettendon, Essex

Rettendon is a small village and civil parish in the Borough of Chelmsford in Essex, England about 8 miles south east of the city of Chelmsford. Situated near the River Crouch the village was once owned by the Bishop of Ely. The A130 formerly passed through the village. There are a number of listed buildings in the Parish.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ7698
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01268

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

Ratindon ~ Radenduna ~ Ratenduna

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

Rettendon, par. and vil., Essex, 8 miles SE. of Chelmsford, 3890 ac., pop. 720; P.O.

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