Hartfield (East Sussex)

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Hartfield (England)
Location in England

St. Mary the Virgin Church in Hartfield
Basic data
status Village and Civil Parish
surface 42.0 km²
population 2179 (as of 2011)
Ceremony county East Sussex
District Wealden
Constituency Wealden
Website: www.hartfieldonline.com

Hartfield is a village and civil parish in the Wealden District , East Sussex , England . In addition to Hartfield itself, the community includes Colemans Hatch, Hammerwood and Holtye, all of which are located on the northern edge of the Ashdown Forest .

The place became famous as the residence of AA Milne (1882-1956), the author of the books about Pooh the Bear , who spent his summers and vacations here on Cotchford Farm . The Ashdown Forest nature reserve inspired the protagonist's home, the Hundred Acre Forest .

In 2011 the community had 2,179 inhabitants on an area of ​​42.0 km².


The parish is approximately seven miles from Tunbridge Wells , where the B 2110 from Groombrigde to Forest Row intersects with the B 2016 from Edenbrigde to Maresfield .


Web links

Commons : Hartfield  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Local Statistics - Office for National Statistics. Retrieved August 11, 2018 .

Coordinates: 51 ° 6 ′  N , 0 ° 7 ′  E