Elsted and Treyford

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Elsted and Treyford
Elsted Marsh
Elsted and Treyford is located in West Sussex
Elsted and Treyford
Elsted and Treyford
Elsted and Treyford shown within West Sussex
Area 15.90 km2 (6.14 sq mi) [1]
Population 246 (2011)[2]
• Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
OS grid reference SU816195
• London 48 miles (77 km) NE
Civil parish
  • Elsted and Treyford
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MIDHURST
Postcode district GU29
Dialling code 01730
Police Sussex
Fire West Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
List of places
West Sussex
50°58′12″N 0°50′21″W / 50.96998°N 0.83917°W / 50.96998; -0.83917Coordinates: 50°58′12″N 0°50′21″W / 50.96998°N 0.83917°W / 50.96998; -0.83917

Elsted and Treyford is a civil parish in the Chichester district of West Sussex, west of Midhurst. It contains the settlements of Elsted, Elsted Marsh, Treyford, Didling and Hooksway.

The parish contains two churches, St Paul in Elsted and St Andrew, known as the Shepherds' Church,[3] in the hamlet of Didling. It also contains the site of Treyford church.

Hooksway has a 16th-century pub, the Royal Oak.[4][5]

In the 2001 census there were 114 households with a total population of 253 of whom 116 were economically active.[1] At the 2011 Census the population was 246.[2]

The Devil's Jumps, Treyford, and Beacon Hill are nearby.


  1. ^ a b "2001 Census: West Sussex – Population by Parish" (PDF). West Sussex County Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 June 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2009. 
  2. ^ a b "Elsted and Treyford (Parish): Key Figures for 2011 Census". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  3. ^ The Church of England : Chichester Diocese : St Andrew, Didling
  4. ^ "Fancy Free Walks: Harting Down" (PDF). Retrieved 5 December 2014. 
  5. ^ Shaxson, Andrew (March 2008). The Royal Oak at Hooksway (PDF). The Chichester Society. p. 6. Retrieved 6 December 2014. 

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