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Thakeham, West Sussex

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Thakeham, West Sussex

Thakeham is a village and civil parish in the Horsham District of West Sussex, England located 3.5 kilometres to the north east of Storrington. The name Thakeham means "thatched homestead" and the original village had just one main street ("The Street") which is home to the village's only pub, The White Lion, and church. The parish has a land area of 1170.6 hectares (2891 acres). In the 2001 census 1794 people lived in 684 households, of whom 948 were economically active.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ1017
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
Dialling code01798
Population1,794 2001 Census

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