Sheering

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Not to be confused with shearing (disambiguation).

Sheering
Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sheering, Essex ~ from the northwest.jpg
Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sheering
Sheering is located in Essex
Sheering
Sheering
Location within Essex
Population2,838 [1]
Civil parish
  • Sheering
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBISHOP'S STORTFORD
Postcode districtCM22
Dialling code01279
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°48′16″N 0°11′04″E / 51.80431°N 0.18451°E / 51.80431; 0.18451Coordinates: 51°48′16″N 0°11′04″E / 51.80431°N 0.18451°E / 51.80431; 0.18451

Sheering is a civil parish and village in the Epping Forest district of Essex, England. Sheering village is situated 2.8 miles (5 km) north-east from Harlow and 4.5 miles (7 km) south-west from Bishop's Stortford. The neighbouring village of Lower Sheering forms part of the civil parish.

Sheering village has approximately 350 households. There is a Church of England primary school and two public houses, The Cock Inn and The Crown, a general store with a post office, a sandwich shop and a hairdresser's.

Bus services connect Sheering to Harlow and Chelmsford.

Sheering's Early English Gothic parish church on Church Lane is dedicated to St Mary.

See also[edit]

The Hundred Parishes

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Epping Forest DC Census

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