Place:Chart Sutton, Kent, England

NameChart Sutton
Alt namesCerthsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 146
Chart-next-Sutton-Valencesource: Family History Library Catalog
Chart-Suttonsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates51.2235°N 0.5709°E
Located inKent, England
See alsoHollingbourne Rural, Kent, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Maidstone (district), Kent, Englanddistrict municipality which has covered the area since 1974
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source: Family History Library Catalog
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Chart Sutton is a small village on the edge of the Weald of Kent, approximately 5 miles (8 km) to the south of Maidstone. The village is small, with around 800 inhabitants.

St Michael's Church, parts of which date back to the 14th century, lies outside of the village centre, in between Chart Sutton and Sutton Valence. The church shares its vicar with Sutton Valence and East Sutton; the three villages are collectively known as the "Three Suttons" and have close connections with each other.

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Chart Sutton was a civil parish in Hollingbourne Rural District from 1894 until 1974, and since 1974 has been part of the Maidstone non-metropolitan district.

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