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'''Westmeston''' is a hamlet and [[civil parish]] in the [[Lewes (district)|Lewes District]] of [[East Sussex]], [[England]]. It is located five miles (8km) south east of [[Burgess Hill]] and six miles (10 km) west of [[Lewes]], on the northern slopes of the [[South Downs]].
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'''Westmeston''' is a hamlet and [[civil parish]] in the [[Lewes (district)|Lewes District]] of [[East Sussex]], [[England]]. It is located five miles (8km) south south east of [[Burgess Hill]] and six miles (10 km) west of [[Lewes]], on the northern slopes of the [[South Downs]].
   
 
The nearest shops lie to the west in the village of [[Ditchling]].
 
The nearest shops lie to the west in the village of [[Ditchling]].

Revision as of 12:31, 4 October 2008

Westmeston
Area 8.5 km2 (3.3 sq mi) [1]
Population Expression error: "307 (Parish-2007)[1]" must be numeric 
OS grid reference TQ338136
• London 41 miles (66 km) N
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HASSOCKS
Postcode district BN6
Dialling code 01273
Police Sussex
Fire East Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
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East Sussex

Westmeston is a hamlet and civil parish in the Lewes District of East Sussex, England. It is located five miles (8km) south south east of Burgess Hill and six miles (10 km) west of Lewes, on the northern slopes of the South Downs.

The nearest shops lie to the west in the village of Ditchling.

The parish church is dedicated to St Martin and dates from the 12th and 14th centuries, with later additions and restorations. The nave was built soon after 1100, and the original north doorway remains. The ecclesiastical parish is also joined with Streat.

References

  1. ^ a b "East Sussex in Figures". East Sussex County Council. Retrieved 2008-04-26. 

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