Place:Sarre, Kent, England

TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates51.3392°N 1.2391°E
Located inKent, England
See alsoIsle of Thanet Rural, Kent, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Eastry Rural, Kent, Englandrural district in which it was located 1935-1974
Thanet (district), Kent, Englanddistrict municipality of which it has been a part since 1974
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Sarre is a village and civil parish in Thanet District in Kent, England. The village is a part of St. Nicholas at Wade ecclesiastical parish, It lost its local church of St. Giles in Elizabethan times and the ecclesiastical parishes were subsequently combined. In its own right Sarre is an "Ancient Parish". It had a population of 130 in the UK census of 2001.

Sarre is located at the point where the old 'Island Road' from Margate to Canterbury crossed the Wantsum Channel initially by a ferry and from the late Middle Ages by a bridge. The route of this bridge is followed by a short section of the modern A28 and is still marked on some maps as Sarre Wall.

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