Scaynes Hill

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Scaynes Hill
The Post Office at Scaynes Hill - geograph.org.uk - 33021.jpg
Post Office at Scaynes Hill
Scaynes Hill is located in West Sussex
Scaynes Hill
Scaynes Hill
Scaynes Hill shown within West Sussex
Population1,000 
OS grid referenceTQ368231
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHaywards Heath
Postcode districtRH17
Dialling code01444
PoliceSussex
FireWest Sussex
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
West Sussex
50°59′29″N 0°03′05″W / 50.99135°N 0.05149°W / 50.99135; -0.05149Coordinates: 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.

Landmarks[edit]

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]

References[edit]

  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. ^ Historic England. "Church of St. Augustine (1391733)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 13 January 2014.