Barlavington

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Coordinates: 50°56′09″N 0°37′03″W / 50.93593°N 0.61747°W / 50.93593; -0.61747

Barlavington
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Barlavington is located in West Sussex
Barlavington
Barlavington
 Barlavington shown within West Sussex
Area  3.97 km2 (1.53 sq mi) [1]
Population 117 [1] 2001 Census
    - Density  43 /km2 (110 /sq mi)
OS grid reference SU972160
    - London  45 miles (72 km) NNE 
Civil parish Barlavington
District Chichester
Shire county West Sussex
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town PETWORTH
Postcode district GU28
Dialling code 01798
Police Sussex
Fire West Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Arundel and South Downs
List of places
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Barlavington is a small village and civil parish in the Chichester district of West Sussex, England. The village is situated about six kilometres (4 miles) south of Petworth, east of the A285 road.

The nearest railway station is five miles (8 km) northeast of the village, at Pulborough.

St Mary's Church was built between 1160 and 1190. Most of the church was built in Early English style.

The parish covers an area of 397 hectares (980 acres). According to the 2001 census it had a population of 117 people living in 35 households. Owing to the presence of a retirement home only 36 people were economically active.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2001 Census: West Sussex – Population by Parish". West Sussex County Council. Retrieved 12 April 2009. 

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