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Chailey, East Sussex

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Chailey, East Sussex

Chailey is a village and civil parish in the Lewes District of East Sussex, England. It is located ten miles (16 km) north of Lewes, on the A272 road from Winchester to Canterbury. The Prime Meridian passes just to the east of Chailey. The parish consists of the settlements: South Chailey (which also incorporates South Common), South Street, Chailey (also known as Chailey Green) and North Chailey (which incorporates the North Common). The windmill is situated on the Red House Common.
Post townLEWES
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ3919
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01273
Population2,728 (2007)

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

Chailey, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Newick and Chailey), W. Sussex, 6 miles N. of Lewes, 5944 ac. (26 water), pop. 1522; P.O.

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