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Somerley, West Sussex

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Somerley, West Sussex

Somerley is a large house and grounds in the civil parish of Ellingham, Harbridge and Ibsley in the New Forest district in Hampshire, England. It is 2 miles (3 km) west of the New Forest National Park. The nearest town is Ringwood, which lies approximately 2.5 miles (4 km) south-east from the house, just east off the River Avon The house is the home of the sixth earl of Normanton. It was designed by Samuel Wyatt in 1792-95, the house became the property of the Normanton family in 1825.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSZ8198
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
 

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