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Iping, West Sussex

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Iping, West Sussex

Iping is a village in the Chichester district of West Sussex, England. It lies within the civil parish of Stedham with Iping, just off the A272 road 2 miles (3.5km) west of Midhurst. The village lies on the River Rother. It is the setting of the classic H.G. Wells science fiction book, The Invisible Man.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSU8523
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast

Other names by which Iping, West Sussex has been known in the past


Iping, West Sussex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Iping, par. and vil., Sussex, on river Rother, 2½ miles NW. of Midhurst, 2247 ac., pop. 523; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Iping House.

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