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Churt, Surrey

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Churt, Surrey

Churt is a village and civil parish in the borough of Waverley in Surrey, England. It is located on the A287 road between Hindhead and Farnham, and is split by the Surrey–Hampshire borders. Its origins date back to the Saxon period. The original boundary stones are visible at the junction of Green Lane and Green Cross Lane. The village of Churt is recorded as being part of the "Great Sacks" that belonged to the Bishop of Winchester.
DistrictWaverley
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU8538
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Population2,000
 

Other names by which Churt, Surrey has been known in the past

Chart ~ Chirt

Churt, Surrey in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Churt, eccl. dist. (St John) and vil., Frensham par., W. Surrey, pop. 593; the vil. is 5 m. S of Farnham; P.O.

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