Last edited by Zololkree
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

2 edition of Findon: a downland village found in the catalog.

Findon: a downland village

Harry Leslie Reeves

Findon: a downland village

by Harry Leslie Reeves

  • 250 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Sheepdown Publications in Findon (Sussex) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Findon (England),
  • England,
  • Sussex
    • Subjects:
    • Villages -- England -- Sussex -- History.,
    • Findon (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 72.

      Statementby H. L. Reeves; illustrated by Joan Kemp-Potter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA690.F4417 R4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p.
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5717932M
      LC Control Number70374948

      Amenities. The parish church, dedicated to St John the Baptist, stands to the west of the village and the A24 road near the 18th century mansion Findon church is built of flint to an unusual design, the nave and north aisle having been given a single span roof with king-posts resting on the arcade, probably in the 15th century. The screen is a rare 13th century example, but heavily. Findon; Yoga - Findon Findon Findon is a semi-rural clustered village and civil parish in the Arun District of West Sussex, England, 4 miles north of Worthing. Monday pm Wednesday am Thursday pm Friday 10am Sunday pm Spaces limited so please book your space in advance. Text or call We are. Rating: based.

      Rent this 2 Bedroom House Rental in Findon. Read reviews and view 31 photos from Tripadvisor. Fig Tree Cottage is perfect for both walkers and families being tucked away from the centre of this quaint West Sussex village and, having been a part of the old village post office, you will no doubt spot the traditional red telephone box and. To the west, it is bordered by parkland and downland known as 'the Gallops' and to the east by the steep slopes of Mount Carvey and the prehistoric site of Cissbury. It is separated from the village of Findon by a strategic gap - also part of the South Downs National Park.

        This fine book is the documentary story of a year in the life of a small English village in the county of Sussex. It is extensively illustrated by water colors of the writer, which are very beautifully executed. The short descriptions of the main characters and events are also sensitively s: 5. The Village House Coaching Inn is nestled in the newly formed South Downs National Park, at the heart of the picturesque downland village of Findon, near Worthing and was first mentioned by name in the 'Findon Chronicles' in when it became the property of a Mr Thomas Beret/ TripAdvisor reviews.


Share this book
You might also like

Findon: a downland village by Harry Leslie Reeves Download PDF EPUB FB2

Situated within the South Downs National Park, Findon is a downland village designated as an area of Outstanding National Beauty. There are plenty of country walks including historic Monarch’s way, a mile footpath which passes through the village. About Findon. Findon is a downland village, situated wholly within the South Downs National Park.

After centuries as a farming and horse racing community it expanded in the mid-twentieth century, catering for workers in neighbouring towns.

Its population in the census was 2, Buy Findon: A downland village by Reeves, Harry Leslie (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Harry Leslie Reeves. The Village House Coaching Inn is nestled in the newly formed South Downs National Park, at the heart of the picturesque downland village of Findon, near Worthing and was first mentioned by name in the 'Findon Chronicles' in when it became the property of a Mr Thomas Beret/5().

Findon’s farming community at that time numbered around Principal landowners included the Lords of Findon and Muntham manors and the owners of Cissbury Estate. By the middle of the 19th century the annual Sheep Fair on Nepcote Green was well established and racehorse training on the excellent downland turf had begun.

The Village House Coaching Inn is nestled in the newly formed South Downs National Park, at the heart of the picturesque downland village of Findon, near Worthing and was first mentioned by name in the ‘Findon Chronicles’ in when it became the property of a Mr Thomas Beret.

This spacious detached bungalow is situated close to the centre of the sought after Downland Village of Findon, which is within the South Downs National Park where many walks can be enjoyed. The Village has a small selection of local shops, together with newsagents, Post office, and butchers as.

Findon Village is steeped in history, situated at the base of Cissbury Ring - the second largest Hill Fort in the country (dating back to the Iron Age) and the the village was actually mentioned in the Doomsday Book. Situated within the South Downs National Park, it is a downland village designated as an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Findon Parish Council has 10 Councillors actively working to serve the Village and preserve the unique and historic lifestyle that this charming downland village offers. They work with strong links to Arun District Council, West Sussex County Council and the South Downs National Park Authority, and each member plays an important role on the.

The Chase, Findon Village, Worthing, West Sussex, BN14 The property is situated in an attractive residential close within the Southdown's National Park, where there are a selection of shops including a general store/newsagent/post office together with a good choice of pubs, hotel, and restaurants.

Unique 2 bedroom chalet house, south rear opportunity to acquire this unique detached property, situated in a cul-de-sac location within this popular Downland village. Features include double aspect lounge, modern kitchen/breakfast room, two double bedrooms, ensuite shower room, bathroom, ground floor cloakroom, off road parking, south facing rear garden.

Book Village House Hotel, Findon on Tripadvisor: See traveller reviews, 31 candid photos, and great deals for Village House Hotel, ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / inns in Findon and rated of 5 at Tripadvisor/ TripAdvisor reviews.

Within easy reach of the popular Findon valley parade of shops or pop into Findon Village for pubs, restaurants and shops. Downland walks close by as well as schools in the Village or Valley.

Worthing town centre with its comprehensive shopping amenities, restaurants, pubs, cinemas, theatres and leisure facilities is approximately miles away. The high Downs from Findon village are the objective on this walk by Eddie Start.

We traverse part of the South Downs Way, returning to the picturesque village on a wide track and passing ancient.

Beautifully presented and unique one bedrom detached bungalow. A delightfully located detached bungalow in sought after Downland village. Popular open plan l. An opportunity to acquire this unique detached property, situated in a cul-de-sac location within this popular Downland village. Features include double aspect lounge, modern kitchen/breakfast room, two double bedrooms, ensuite shower room, bathroom, ground floor cloakroom, off road parking, south facing rear garden, Downland view.

Vendor suited. SITUATED The property is situated in this popular position in Findon Valley. Access is given to local Downland walks, the Gallops and the well known landmark and beauty spot of Cissbury Ring which is steeped in history.

Also within a 10 minute walk of Findon Valley shopping parade together with its Post Office, Library, Doctors and Dentist. Findon Village BN14 0SD The Running Horse finally closed its doors in and is immortalised in the book “Sheep The hamlet of Nepcote is part of the historic Downland village of Findon which has been long regarded as one of the most sought-after.

Worthing & Findon Pit Stop is nestled in the newly formed South Downs National Park, at the heart of the picturesque downland village of Findon, near Worthing. If you love walking, we are ideally located for both the South Downs and Monarchs Way, which both offer fantastic views across the south downs and Sussex coast.

If golf is your passion there are two challenging golf courses nearby, or 5/5(51). Findon News - catch up on the local going-ons in the West Sussex Downland Village of Findon. findonparishcouncil. Follow. Advertisement. Go explore.

Issuu company logo. Connecting content to people. A unique five bedroom detached residence with stunning opportunity to acquire this unique flint fronted detached residence, situated in a highly sought after position of Findon Village, offering a stunning view towards Church Hill and the adjoining Downland.

Features include five double bedrooms, two ensuite and two family bathrooms. Findon BN14 0SR By order of the Village Hall on Council Friday 13th December (Patricia Canavan, Chairman) p.m.

– p.m. wine .The Village and its Setting Findon is a downland village, situated wholly within the South Downs National Park. After centuries as a farming and horse racing community it expanded in the mid-twentieth century, catering for workers in neighbouring towns.

Its population in the census was 1, As identified by its residents, the most.