A Quick Overview of Buckhurst Hill
Buckhurst Hill is an affluent suburban town in the Epping Forest district of Essex, England. Located adjacent to the northern boundary of Greater London, it forms part of the Greater London Urban Area.
The railway line was opened in 1856 as part of the Eastern Counties Railway; a middle-class development resulted from this line.
- It is at the western edge of Essex, 10.7 miles (17.2 km) northeast of Charing Cross and near to the boundary with the London Borough of Redbridge.
- Parts of Epping Forest are in Buckhurst Hill intermingled with residential areas.
- The nearest places are Chigwell, Chingford, Loughton and Woodford.