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Upper Beeding, West Sussex

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Upper Beeding, West Sussex

Upper Beeding is a village and civil parish in the Horsham District of West Sussex, England. It is located at the northern end of the River Adur gap in the South Downs four miles (6.4 km) north of Shoreham-by-Sea and has a land area of 1877 hectares (4637 acres). The site is a bridging point over the river: on the opposite bank are Bramber and Steyning, making the whole area somewhat built-up. Upper Beeding is on the northern edge of the South Downs National Park which was created in 2010.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ1910
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 code01903
Population3,798 2001 Census

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

Beeding ~ Beeding Upper

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

Beeding, Upper, par., W. Sussex, on river Adur, 1 mile E. of Steyning, 5438 ac., pop. 611; P.O.

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