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Groombridge, East Sussex

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Groombridge, East Sussex

Groombridge is a village of about 1,600 people. It straddles the border between Kent and East Sussex, in England. The nearest large town is Tunbridge Wells, about 4.5 miles away by road. The main part of the village ("New Groombridge") lies in the Withyham civil parish, which forms part of Wealden District of East Sussex. Across the county boundary lies the much smaller and older part of the village ("Old Groombridge").
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ5336
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex

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

Groombridge, vil. with ry. sta., on border of Kent and Sussex, 34. miles SW. of Tunbridge Wells; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Groombridge Place.

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