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East Lavington, West Sussex

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East Lavington, West Sussex

East Lavington is a village and civil parish in the District of Chichester in West Sussex, England located six kilometres (4 miles) south of Petworth, west of the A285 road. The parish has a land area of 797 hectares (1968 acres). In the 2001 census 357 people lived in 87 households, of whom 129 were economically active. It includes the settlement of Upper Norwood. The parish is dominated by Seaford College, a private school which owns 400 acres .
DistrictChichester
Post townPETWORTH
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSU9416
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01798
Population357 2001 Census
 

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

Lavington ~ Lavington East ~ Woolavington ~ Woollavington

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

Lavington, East, par. and vil., Sussex, 5½ miles SE. of Midhurst, 1720 ac., pop. 221; P.O., called Lavington; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Lavington House.

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