Plaistow, West Sussex

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Coordinates: 51°04′10″N 0°34′04″W / 51.06939°N 0.56782°W / 51.06939; -0.56782

Plaistow
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Plaistow village centre
Plaistow is located in West Sussex
Plaistow
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 Plaistow shown within West Sussex
OS grid reference TQ004309
    - London  36 miles (58 km) NNE 
Civil parish Plaistow and Ifold
District Chichester
Shire county West Sussex
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BILLINGSHURST
Postcode district RH14
Dialling code 01403
Police Sussex
Fire West Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Chichester
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Plaistow is a village in the Chichester District of West Sussex, England. It lies within the civil parish of Plaistow and Ifold. There is a village green with a pond, a shop overlooking it, a pub, The Sun Inn and an Anglican Church, all in the centre of the village. There are over thirty graded (previously known as listed) buildings in the village.[citation needed] The Sun Inn was purchased by the Pullen family in 1807. Plaistow Church was built in 1810 and Plaistow School in 1869. The village primary school is shared with Kirdford.

The village has its own football club, Plaistow FC, which formed in 1931 and was admitted to the Horsham and District League. They now play in the West Sussex Football League. The home ground is 'Foxfields'.

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