Ansty, West Sussex

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Ansty
Former St John's Chapel, Ansty.jpg
Former Catholic church
Ansty is located in West Sussex
Ansty
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Ansty shown within West Sussex
OS grid reference TQ291233
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District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HAYWARDS HEATH
Postcode district RH17
Dialling code 01444
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50°59′40″N 0°09′41″W / 50.99453°N 0.16131°W / 50.99453; -0.16131Coordinates: 50°59′40″N 0°09′41″W / 50.99453°N 0.16131°W / 50.99453; -0.16131

Ansty is a village in the Mid Sussex district of West Sussex, England. It lies on the A272 road 1.4 miles (2.2 km) southwest of Cuckfield. It is in the civil parish of Ansty and Staplefield.

Ansty has a pub (the Ansty Cross), a cricket team (Ansty Cricket Club), 1 football club (Ansty Sports and Social FC) and the Dark Star micro brewery.

Ansty also plays host to the annual "Ansty Music Festival" or "AMF" which is now in its final year.

Pronunciation[edit]

Ansty or Anstye is traditionally pronounced with a heavy stress on the final syllable.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zachrisson, Robert Eugen (1960). Studia neophilologica , Volume 32. Almqvist & Wiksell. p. 254. Retrieved 2001-10-06. 

External links[edit]

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