East Tisted shown within Hampshire, population: 221

OS grid referenceSU701322, Civil parish: East Tisted, District: East Hampshire, Shire county: Hampshire, Region: South East, Country: England, Sovereign state: United Kingdom, Police: Hampshire, Fire: Hampshire, Ambulance: South Central, EU Parliament: South East England, UK Parliament: East Hampshire, List of places UK: England Hampshire, Coordinates: 51.08515°N 0.99984°W. Changes to the parliamentary boundaries will mean that this section will be re-written upon implementation - East Tisted is likely to be part of a new constituency of villages to the south of the current boundary.

East Tisted /ˈiːstˌtaɪstɛd/ is a village and civil parish in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England. It is 4.8 miles (7.7 km) south of Alton on the A32 road.  

The nearest railway station is 4.7 miles (7.7 km) north of the village, at Alton.

The village lies 50 miles south-west of London, 14 miles east of the city of Winchester, 3.5 miles north-east of the village of West Tisted, 2.5 miles west of the village of Selborne, and 1.5 miles west of the village ofNewton Valence. It has a population of about 200, residing in about 100 households.

The village church, St. James, and the Rectory lie to the west of the village on the east side of the A32 road.

Tisted railway station and the route of the Meon Valley Railway - both closed since 1955 - lie to the east of the village.

East Tisted had a primary school, also serving some of the surrounding villages, until its closure in 1981 due to falling numbers.

Rotherfield Park lies to the west of the village, on the opposite side of the A32 road to that of the village.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Tisted)

More information about the village can be found at:

  • http://www.easthampshire.org/townvillage/east-tisted/
  • http://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/hants/vol3/pp30-35
  • http://easttisted.info/
  • http://www3.hants.gov.uk/localpages/north-east/alton/east-tisted.htm

Our Church
St. James' East Tisted.

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Simon 01420 587470
Basil 01420 587268

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