Ramsden Crays is a civil parish in the Basildon District of Essex, situated north of the A127 and Basildon and west of Wickford. The parish includes the village of Crays Hill and the River Crouch runs through the parish.
There is one school, Crays Hill Primary school, and two hospitals within a few miles, being Basildon University Hospital and Mayflower Community Hospital. The closest railway station is in Wickford, 4 miles away.
Facilities, historical sites and recreational activities include:
Crays Hill Primary School
All information is to be found on the school website.
Crays Hill Recreation Ground
This is popular amenity and appears on the ramblers website.
St Mary Magdalene, Great Burstead with Ramsden Crays
The local Anglican church is St Mary Mary Magdalene at Great Burstead. For all details and any contact please visit the Church website.
St Mary's Church (Redundant)
The 15th-century church of St Mary's is a grade II* listed building that has been converted to a private dwelling in Ramsden Crays. The entire church, excluding the bell tower, was rebuilt in 1871.