St Andrew's Church
Nuthurst shown within West Sussex
|Area||16.97 km2 (6.55 sq mi) |
|Population||1,711  2001 Census|
|– density||101/km2 (260/sq mi)|
|OS grid reference|
|– London||34 miles (55 km) NNE|
|Shire county||West Sussex|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Ambulance||South East Coast|
|EU Parliament||South East England|
Parish land area is 1697 hectares (4191 acres). In the 2001 census 1711 people lived in 702 households, of whom 875 were economically active.
Apart from Nuthurst village, the parish contains dispersed farms and residential properties, the village of Mannings Heath, the largest settlement, and the hamlets of Copsale, Monk's Gate, Maplehurst, and Sedgwick. Sedgwick Park, approximately 2 miles (3 km) south from Horsham, is a largely nineteenth–century house but with one wing possibly dating from 1608. In the grounds are the fragmentary remains of the medieval Sedgwick Castle, surrounded by a now mostly dry moat.
The Church of England parish church of St Andrews is within Nuthurst village, and has links with the nearby St Andrews C of E–aided school. Public houses in the parish are The Black Horse Inn, Nuthurst village, The White Horse Inn, Maplehurst, and The Dun Horse Inn, Mannings Heath.
- Media related to Nuthurst at Wikimedia Commons
- Nuthurst Parish Council website
- GENUK map of sussex parishes
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