Ashen, Essex

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St Augustine Of Canterbury Ashen - - 907608.jpg
St Augustine Of Canterbury, Ashen
Ashen is located in Essex
Ashen shown within Essex
Population 323 (2011)[1]
OS grid reference TL745424
Civil parish
  • Ashen
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town SUDBURY
Postcode district CO10 8
Police Essex
Fire Essex
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
52°03′10″N 0°32′39″E / 52.0527°N 0.5441°E / 52.0527; 0.5441Coordinates: 52°03′10″N 0°32′39″E / 52.0527°N 0.5441°E / 52.0527; 0.5441

Ashen is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located about 8 km (5.0 mi) east-southeast of Haverhill and is 36 km (22 mi) north from the county town of Chelmsford. The village lies to the south of the River Stour, which here forms the county boundary with Suffolk. The village is in the district of Braintree and the parliamentary constituency of Saffron Walden. The parish is part of the Bumpsteads and Upper Colne parish cluster.[2]

According to the 2011 census it had a population of 323.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Parish cluster map". Archived from the original (JPG) on 2006-10-14. Retrieved 2007-01-24.

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