It is a small, picturesque village set in the Hertfordshire countryside and has been described as one of the most attractive villages in the county. It has two churches, a primary school and two public houses.
The village has a strong farming history, and much of the surrounding countryside is still agricultural.
Full information can be found on the village website
It has a popular local tourist attraction in the form of its manor house, Benington Lordship and Gardens.
The village has an airstrip to the south south west—Position: N51°52.95 W000°07.37 (please note ppr may be required)