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West Grinstead, West Sussex

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West Grinstead, West Sussex

West Grinstead is a village and civil parish in the Horsham District of West Sussex, England. It lies just off the B2135 road four miles (6.3 km) northwest from Henfield. It is within the ancient division of the Rape of Bramber The western River Adur flows through the village. The parish of West Grinstead covers an area of 2584 hectares (6382 acres)and consists of the villages of West Grinstead, Littleworth, Partridge Green and Dial Post.
Post townHORSHAM
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ1720
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 code01403
Population2,934 2001 Census

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

Grinstead ~ Grinstead West

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

Grinstead, West, par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Sussex, 7½ miles S. of Horsham, 6720 ac., pop. 1476; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Grinstead Park.

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