Matching Tye

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Matching Tye
Matching Tye (geograph 4647205).jpg
Matching Tye is located in Essex
Matching Tye
Matching Tye
Matching Tye shown within Essex
Population 635 (2001)[1]
Civil parish
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HARLOW
Postcode district CM17
Dialling code 01279
Police Essex
Fire Essex
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
51°46′44″N 0°12′15″E / 51.778979°N 0.204234°E / 51.778979; 0.204234Coordinates: 51°46′44″N 0°12′15″E / 51.778979°N 0.204234°E / 51.778979; 0.204234

Matching Tye is a village which forms part of the civil parish of Matching, in the County of Essex, England. It is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) east of Harlow, 2.9 Miles (4.8 km) southeast of Sawbridgeworth and 6.3 miles (10.4 km) northeast of Epping.[2]

The actor and comedian Rik Mayall was born at Matching Tye.[3][4]

Matching parish settlements[edit]


  1. ^ Parish Profile : Matching Archived 2004-11-13 at the Wayback Machine.. Epping Forest District Council
  2. ^ Scalable map of the Matching Tye region Archived 2008-08-31 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Rik Mayall". Retrieved 2013-10-01. 
  4. ^ Stas Bekman: stas (at) "02 Personal info (Rik Mayall)". Retrieved 2013-10-01. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Matching Tye at Wikimedia Commons