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Smeeth, Kent

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Smeeth, Kent

Smeeth is a village and civil parish, with a population of 846, adjacent to the parish of Brabourne, 5 miles from Ashford in Kent, South East England. It is a small village near Mersham Hatch Park on the A20 road from Ashford to Folkestone. The church of St. Mary contains some Norman work such as the south doorway, tower archways and chancel.
Post townASHFORD
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTR0739
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01303

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

Smeeth, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Kent - par., 1620 ac., pop. 621; vil., 4½ miles SE. of Ashford; P.O.; Smeeth Paddock is the seat of Lord Brabourne.

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