Scaynes Hill

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Scaynes Hill
Scaynes Hill is located in West Sussex
Scaynes Hill
Scaynes Hill
 Scaynes Hill shown within West Sussex
Population 1,000 
OS grid reference TQ368231
Civil parish Lindfield Rural
District Mid Sussex
Shire county West Sussex
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Haywards Heath
Dialling code 01444
Police Sussex
Fire West Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Mid Sussex
List of places
West Sussex

Coordinates: 50°59′29″N 0°03′05″W / 50.99135°N 0.05149°W / 50.99135; -0.05149

Scaynes Hill is a village in the civil parish of Lindfield Rural in the Mid Sussex District of West Sussex, England. It lies on the A272 road 2.2 miles (3.5 km) east of Haywards Heath.


Scaynes Hill has a Site of Special Scientific Interest within the village.[1] The site is a disused quarry, which has exposed sandstone originating from the Wealden flood plain.

The village church is dedicated to Saint Augustine and was constructed in 1858.[2] The church was given grade two listed status in 2006.[3]


  1. ^ "SSSI Citation — Scaynes Hill" (PDF). Natural England. Retrieved 4 April 2009. 
  2. ^ St. Augustine's Church, "St. Augustine's Church". Retrieved 13 January 2014.
  3. ^ English Heritage, "Church of St. Augustine". Retrieved 13 January 2014.