Downham, Essex

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Downham
St Margarets Church Downham - geograph.org.uk - 124041.jpg
St Margaret's
Downham is located in Essex
Downham
Downham
Downham shown within Essex
OS grid reference TQ728960
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BILLERICAY
Postcode district CM11 1
Dialling code 01268
Police Essex
Fire Essex
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°38′22″N 0°29′24″E / 51.6395°N 0.4901°E / 51.6395; 0.4901Coordinates: 51°38′22″N 0°29′24″E / 51.6395°N 0.4901°E / 51.6395; 0.4901

Downham is a small village in Essex, England. It is located approximately 11 km (6.8 mi) south of the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the borough of Chelmsford and in the parliamentary constituency of Rayleigh. However, the closest two towns are Billericay, 5 km (3.1 mi) west-south west, and Wickford, 4 km (2.5 mi) southeast.

The village is close to Hanningfield Reservoir.

There is an Indian/Thai restaurant in the former public house.

Downham has approximately 200 households.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Statistics". www.ramsdenheath.info. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-03-14. 

External links

External links

  • Walking around Downham

Media related to Downham, Essex at Wikimedia Commons


Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Downham,_Essex&oldid=800435882"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Downham,_Essex
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Downham, Essex"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA