Upshire

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Upshire
Church of St Thomas, Upshire, Essex, England - and graveyard from the south-west.jpg
Church of St Thomas and graveyard from the south-west
Upshire is located in Essex
Upshire
Upshire
Location within Essex
OS grid referenceTL414010
• London10 mi (16 km) S
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWALTHAM ABBEY
Postcode districtEN9
Dialling code01992
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°41′25″N 0°02′44″E / 51.6904°N 0.045419°E / 51.6904; 0.045419Coordinates: 51°41′25″N 0°02′44″E / 51.6904°N 0.045419°E / 51.6904; 0.045419

Upshire is a village in the Epping Forest District of Essex, England.

The village is part of the civil parish of Waltham Abbey. Nearby settlements include the towns of Epping and Waltham Abbey. The M25 motorway passes close to the village. The village is on Horseshoe Hill (a minor road), on which is The Horseshoe public house, and the church of St Thomas, a Grade II* listed building in Arts and Crafts style dating from 1902.[1] Less than half-a-mile (650m) to the north-east is the hamlet of Copthall Green. Education is provided by Upshire Primary Foundation School.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Historic England. "Church of St Thomas, Horseshoe Hill (1169564)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 10 April 2015.

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