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Shermanbury, West Sussex

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Shermanbury, West Sussex

Shermanbury is a village and civil parish in the Horsham District of West Sussex, England. It lies on the A281 road 3.2 km north of Henfield. The present day village consists mainly of a ribbon development of bungalows on the east side of the A281, while the ancient parish church is some distance to the east by Shermanbury Place. Between these is Ewhurst Manor, a modern house on an old moated site with a stone gatehouse and nearby artificial lake and farmstead.
Post townHORSHAM
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ2019
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
Population454 2001 Census

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


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

Shermanbury, par. and vil., Sussex - par., 1917 ac., pop. 303; vil., 6 miles NE. of Steyning; P.O.; near the vil. is Shermanbury Park, seat.

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