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Sayers Common Junction

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Sayers Common Junction
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Location
North of Sayers Common
County
Sussex
Highway Authority
Highways England
Junction Type
unique
Roads Joined
A23, B2118
Junctions related to the B2118

Sayers Common Junction is a small junction with incomplete access between the A23 and B2118. There is only access for onto northbound and off southbound. There is the opposite access at the Hurstpierpoint junction 4KM south, which can be accessed by going down the B2118. Together both of these junctions give full access.

History

Pre 1930

The A23 ran North to South through Sayers common with a T junction to Strood's lane on the East side

1970s

Strood's Lane was renamed Mill Lane

1980s

A23 was realigned to the East side of Sayers Common and it became a D2. The old northern part of the A23 becomes a S2 road for access to properties and the northbound on-slip. The Southern part of the A23 becomes the B2118 and doesn't rejoin the A23, there is no northbound off-slip. A bridge was constructed across the new A23 to allow access along Mill Lane towards Burgess Hill (But there is no access to Burgess Hill but access south towards Hurstpierpoint. There is also a southbound off-slip from the A23 onto Mill Lane.

Future

For those heading north from Sayers Common or Hurstpierpoint it is a very important junction so it is unlikely to be removed for upgrades. However due to its close proximity to the Hickstead junction in the event of it becoming a motorway it is likely it would be removed and there would be better access to Hickstead junction.

Routes

Route To Notes

A23

London, Crawley, Gatwick Airport

A23

Brighton

B2118

Hurstpierpoint, Albourne, Henfield, Sayers Common
Hickstead Showground
Goddards Green





Sayers Common Junction
Junctions on the M23 and A23
A23 LondonKennington Oval • Streatham One-Way System • Thornton Heath Pond • Lombard Roundabout • Fiveways Corner • Purley Cross • Brighton Road Roundabout • Hooley
non primary A23Hooley • Lombard Roundabout • The Stations Roundabout • Belfry Roundabout • Longbridge Roundabout • Airport Way Roundabout West • Gatwick Road Roundabout • Lowfield Heath Roundabout • Fleming Way Roundabout • Manor Royal Junction • Tushmore Gyratory • Ifield Roundabout • Ewhurst Roundabout • Gossops Green Junction • Cheals Roundabout • Southgate Roundabout • Pease Pottage Interchange
M23Unbuilt: 1 Tooting Bec/Streatham •  2 Streatham Vale • 3 Mitcham • 4 Beddington • 5 Wallington • 6 Woodmansterne   Built: 7 Hooley • 8 Merstham • 9 Gatwick • 10 Crawley • 10A Balcombe Road • 11 Pease Pottage
Airport WayAirport Way Roundabout West • 9a Airport Way Roundabout East • 9 Gatwick Interchange
A23 Sussex11 Pease Pottage • Handcross • Slaugham • Warninglid • Bolney Park Farm • Bolney • Hickstead • Sayers Common • Albourne Junctions • Hurstpierpoint • Newtimber • Quarry Junction • Dale Hill • Pyecombe • Patcham • Mill Road Roundabout
A23 BrightonMill Road Roundabout • Carden Avenue Roundabout • Crown and Anchor Junction • Preston Park South Junction • Beaconsfield Crossroads • Preston Circus • Ditchling Road Crossroad • Open Market • St Peters Church • Richmond Parade • North Road • Pavilion Parade • Old Steine • Grand Junction (Aquarium Junction)

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