|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Postcode district||CM2 8|
|Dialling code||01277 (and 01245)|
|Ambulance||East of England|
|EU Parliament||East of England|
West Hanningfield is a small village and civil parish in south Essex, England. It is located approximately 8 km (5.0 mi) south-southeast of the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the borough of Chelmsford and in the parliamentary constituency of Rayleigh.
It is located to the north of Hanningfield Reservoir. Surrounding villages include South Hanningfield, Stock, Rettendon and East Hanningfield. It is also close to the Chelmsford suburbs of Galleywood and Great Baddow.
The local public house is known as the Three Compasses. The village also contains a primary school, a village hall and a hairdresser. It is the home of Lord Hanningfield the disgraced Tory Peer and former Conservative leader of Essex County Council.
- "Parish Councils". www.chelmsford.gov.uk. March 2007. Retrieved 14 March 2007.
Media related to West Hanningfield at Wikimedia Commons
|This Essex location article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|