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Piddinghoe, East Sussex

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Piddinghoe, East Sussex

Piddinghoe is a village and civil parish in the Lewes District of East Sussex, England. It is located in the valley of the River Ouse between Lewes and Newhaven, five miles (8 km) south of the former, downstream of Southease. The village was once a central player in Sussex smuggling. It is also notable for having the only remaining bottle-shaped brick kiln in the country.
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ4302
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01273
Population264 (Parish-2007)

Piddinghoe, East Sussex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Piddinghoe, par. and vil., Sussex - par., 2347 ac. and 125 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 225; vil., on river Ouse, 1½ mile NW. of Newhaven; P.O.

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