Theydon Mount, Essex

Historical Description

Theydon Mount, a parish in Essex, situated on the river Roding, and on the London road, 3 miles SE from Epping station, and 7 SW from Ongar. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Epping. Acreage, 1564; population of the civil parish, 135; of the ecclesiastical with Stapleford. Tawney, 351. The manor with Hill Hall, a quadrangular Tudor mansion, belongs to the Smijth family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of St Albans, united with that of Stapleford Tawney; joint net value, £610 with residence, in the gift of the Smijth family. The church is a building of brick in the Jacobean style, consisting of chancel and nave and an embattled western tower. It contains numerous memorials of the Smijths.

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 Mount Thoydon St. Michael
Hundred Ongar
Poor Law union Ongar

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