Kelvedon Hatch, Essex

Historical Description

Kelvedon Hatch, a parish in Essex, on the river Boding, 3 miles S by E from Chipping Ongar station on the G.E.R, and 5 NNW from Brentwood. It has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Brentwood. Acreage, 1684; population, 368. Kelvedon Hall, a very fine mansion, is the seat of the Wright family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net yearly value, £260 with residence. The church is a building of brick in the Early English style; consists of nave and chancel, with a small spire, and contains monuments of the Lnthers, the Wrights, and the Dolbys. A Roman Catholic chapel is attached to Kelvedon Hall.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Essex
Ecclesiastical parish Kelvedon-Hatch St. Nicholas
Hundred Ongar
Poor Law union Ongar

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