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Fordcombe, Kent

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Fordcombe, Kent

Fordcombe is a village within the civil parish of Penshurst in the Sevenoaks District of Kent, England. The village is located on the northern slopes of the Weald, five miles (8 km) west of Tunbridge Wells. The church, part of a united benefice with Penshurst, is dedicated to St Peter. The charming Chafford Arms pub is at the heart of the village.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ5240
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent

Other names by which Fordcombe, Kent has been known in the past

Fordcomb ~ Fordcomb Green ~ Fordcombe Green

Fordcombe, Kent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Fordcomb, eccl. dist., Penshurst par., Kent, pop. 627.

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