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East Dean, East Sussex

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East Dean, East Sussex

East Dean and Friston is a civil parish in the Wealden District of East Sussex, England. The two villages in the parish are in a dry valley on the South Downs - between Eastbourne three miles (4.8 km) to the east and Seaford an equal distance to the west. The main A259 road goes through both village centres.
Administrative CountyEast Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTV5598
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 code01323
Population1,577 (2007)

Other names by which East Dean, East Sussex has been known in the past

Dean ~ Dean East

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

Dean, East, coast par. and vil., E. Sussex, near Beachy Head, 2 miles SW. of Eastbourne, 2169 ac. and 176 foreshore, pop. 290; P.O.

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