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Colgate, West Sussex

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Colgate, West Sussex

Colgate is a small village and civil parish in the Horsham district of West Sussex, England, about four miles (6 km) north east of Horsham. A small village, with its origins at the northern edge of St. Leonards Forest, it has no shops or retail facilities. There is a pub "The Dragon", and a church and a small primary school. There is a range of architectural styles in the village, with houses present from several different design eras.
Post townHORSHAM
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ2332
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 code01293
Population1,119 2001 Census

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


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

Colegate, eccl. dist., Horsham and Lower Beeding pars., W. Sussex, pop. 481.

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