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Little Chart, Kent

Little Chart is a civil parish and small village to the north-west of Ashford in Kent, South East England. The parish has an area of 1,485 acres, and a population of 239. Within the parish boundaries are two hamlets: Little Chart Forstal (the term forstal means the land in front of a farm and farmyard; cp Painters Forstal); and Rooting Street. The Forstal is also home to Little Chart Cricket Club.
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ9446
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01233

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

Chart ~ Chart Little ~ Litelcert

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

Chart, Little, par., E. Kent, 2 miles NW. of Ashford, 1607 ac., pop. 276.

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