Broxted is a village and civil parish in the Uttlesford District, in the county of Essex, England. It is situated 11 km (6.8 mi) north-east from Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire and 23 km (14 mi) north-west from the county town of Chelmsford. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 526. The village lies on the road between Molehill Green and Thaxted. Broxted was once known as Chawreth.
The parish was part of the Dunmow Rural District from 1894 until 1974.