Singleton, West Sussex
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Within the Saxon nave is a grandiose monument to Thomas Johnson, huntsman to the Duke of Richmond, erected by his patron. Just outside Singleton is the Drover's Estate, once part of a deer park owned by the Earls of Arundel. Here you will find a network of paths leading across a mix of pasture and woodland, making for an enjoyable outing.
Most people come to to the Singleton area to visit the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum. This is one of the most innovative museums of its time, where you will fond over 30 historic buildings, salvaged from destruction and re-erected here to give you a tangible feel for English heritage.
Address: Singleton, West Sussex, England
Attraction Type: Village
Location: 6 miles south of Midhurst
OS: SU 8771 1319
Photo Credit: David960, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Weald and Downland Open Air Museum - 0.4 miles (Museum)
Wakehurst Place - 0.9 miles (Garden)
West Dean Gardens - 1 miles (Garden)
Goodwood House - 2.8 miles (Historic House)
Devil's Humps Barrows - 3.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Boxgrove Priory - 4 miles (Abbey)
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum - 4.8 miles (Museum)
Up Marden, St Michael's Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church)
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