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South Ambersham, West Sussex

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South Ambersham, West Sussex

South Ambersham is a hamlet in the Chichester district of West Sussex, England. It lies 0.7 miles (1.2km) south of the A272 road, 2 miles (3.2km) east of Midhurst. Until 1844 South Ambersham was a detached part of Hampshire and was a tithing of the parish of Steep.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex, pre-1844 in det pt of Hants
OS GridSU9120
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 South Ambersham, West Sussex has been known in the past

Ambersham North and South

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

Ambersham, North and South, 2 tithings, W. Sussex, on river Rother, 2½ miles SE. of Midhurst, 1169 ac., pop. 167; and 1502 ac., pop. 124.

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