Little Parndon, Essex

Historical Description

Parndon, Little, a village and a parish in Essex, on the river Stort and on the G.E.R., at the boundary with Cambridgeshire, 1 mile WSW of Burnt Mill station, and 1 ½ N by E of Great Parndon village. Post town and money order office, Harlow; telegraph office, Netteswell Cross. Acreage of parish, 524; population, 99. Parndon Hall is a fine modern mansion of red brick, standing in its own grounds on the road from Harlow to Roydon. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans; net value, £170 with residence. The church, which was rebuilt in 1868, is a small building of stone in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave, organ chamber, N vestry, S porch, and a western belfry.

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 Little Parndon St. Mary
Hundred Harlow
Poor Law union Epping

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