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Catsfield, East Sussex

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Catsfield, East Sussex

Catsfield is a village and civil parish in the Rother District of East Sussex, England. It is located six miles (9.7 km) north of Bexhill, and three miles (5 km) southwest of Battle. The village was first documented in the Domesday Book of 1086 where it was recorded "there is a little church serving the hall". It is one of the oldest settlements in the area, with Romano British period archaeological remains. The village once consisted of two manors: Catsfield and Catsfield Levett.
DistrictRother
Post townBATTLE
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ7213
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 code01424
Population805 (2007)
 

Other names by which Catsfield, East Sussex has been known in the past

Cedesfeld ~ Cedesfelle

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

Catsfield, par., E. Sussex, 2½ miles SW. of Battle, 2991 ac., pop. 705; P.O.; contains Catsfield Place.

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