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Kingston near Lewes, East Sussex

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Kingston near Lewes, East Sussex

Kingston near Lewes is a village and civil parish in the Lewes District of East Sussex, England. The village is mentioned in the Domesday Book and is located two miles (3.2 km) south of Lewes on the slopes of the South Downs. The village is small and situated in the lee of a hill of the South Downs. Features include the primary school, village hall, riding stables, and the local pub The Juggs, which is housed in a 14th-century cottage and now leased to the Kentish brewer Shepherd Neame.
DistrictLewes
Post townLEWES
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ3908
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01273
Population843 (2007)
 

Other names by which Kingston near Lewes, East Sussex has been known in the past

Kingston By Lewes ~ Kingston Near Lewes

Kingston near Lewes, East Sussex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kingston near Lewes, par., Sussex, in S. of co., on SW. side and partly in bor. of Lewes, 1676 ac., pop. 120.

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