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Lindfield, West Sussex

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Lindfield, West Sussex

Lindfield is a village and civil parish in the Mid Sussex District of West Sussex, England. The parish lies to the north-east of Haywards Heath, of which the village is a part of the built-up area. It stands on the upper reaches of the River Ouse. The name 'Lindfield' means 'open land with lime trees. ' The parish Church, All Saints, stands at the top of the High Street and its history goes back to 1098.
DistrictMid Sussex
Post townHAYWARDS HEATH
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ3425
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01444
Population5,394 2001 Census
 

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

Lindfield, par. and vil., Sussex, 3½ miles NE. of Cuckfield - par., 5763 ac., pop. 2080; vil., pop. 866; P.O. T.O.; has brick and tile making; the vil. is a local government district.

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