The Chequers public house
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Ambulance||East of England|
|EU Parliament||East of England|
Matching Green is a village and the largest settlement in the civil parish of Matching, in Essex, England. It is 3.0 miles (4.8 km) east of Harlow, 4.5 miles (7.2 km) northwest of Chipping Ongar and 3.9 miles (6.3 km) south east of Sawbridgeworth.
Matching Green has one of the largest village greens in Essex. The green is almost triangular in shape, covers 5.6 hectares (13.8 acres), contains the local cricket field, and is edged by mainly detached cottages and houses dating from the 14th to 19th century, twenty-eight of which are listed buildings. The village public house is The Chequers at the western edge of the green.
The site of the former RAF Matching lies to the east of village.
Matching parish settlements
|Route Number||Route||Operational Details|
|47||Harlow to Moreton via Matching Green||Tue-Sat (1 return journey)|
|147||Harlow to Ongar via Matching Green||Wed Only (1 return journey)|
Media related to Matching Green at Wikimedia Commons
- Matching Green Local History
- Matching Parish Council
- Matching Green Cricket Club
- Matching Green Primary School