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County - Sussex | Map
Tel code: 01323 | code search
Postcode: BN10 | code search
Population: 13500
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Birthplace of:
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Folk Customs:
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Meridian Surgery
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Peacehaven sits at the top of chalk cliffs overlooking the English Channel, 6 miles (10km) east of Brighton. The town was conceived by Charles Neville as a place for those returning from the horrors of the Great War, as having "homes fit for heroes". Plots of land were made available to build your own home, and by 1924 there were just over 3000 people living in the new town. It was laid out in a grid plan a mile long and a half a mile back from the cliffs (rather like a Roman town). Originally called New Anzac-on-Sea but after the disaster at Gallipoli its name was changed to Peacehaven. At each end of the town were tall, white stone pillars to mark the eastern and western boundaries; only the western ones are still in place. Today Peacehaven is a thriving town of over 13,000, with all the facilities one would expect of a town of this size. The Greenwich Meridian passes through the town and there is a monument marking the place where the meridian leaves the cliffs and passes into the English Channel.

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Dental Surgery
Hoddern House Dental Practice
Peacehaven Dental Practice

Doctor

Meridian Surgery
The Surgery

Estate Agent

Lampons Residential
Marshall Brian
Phillip Mann Estate Agents
Sargeants
The Home Shop

Pub and Bar

Badgers Watch
Dewdrop Inn
Good Companions
Sussex Coaster
Telscombe Tavern
White Schooner

School

Peacehaven Community School

Solicitor

D S Bosher & Co
Lawson Lewis & Co

Taxi

Centre Cabs

Coastal Cabs
Ocean Taxis
Premier Cabs
South Coast Streamline

Sports Clubs

Peacehaven & Telscombe (Amateur Football)

Activities

Air Adventure Paragliding(Airsports)

Places to Stay near Peacehaven

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White Horse Hotel (2.41 miles)

White Horse Hotel

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With a dramatic location on the cliffs and spectacular views out over the sea, the White Horse Hotel is located on the edge of the South Downs, just 3 miles (5 ... More

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Premier Inn Newhaven (2.71 miles)

Premier Inn Newhaven
An ideal location half a mile from the sea. For business this hotel is situated on Drove Industrial Estate. Newhaven town centre is half a mile away for local shops and amenities or if you ... More | visit website
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The Downs Hotel (4.34 miles)

The Downs Hotel
Welcome to The Downs Hotel, surrounded by the beautiful South Downs countryside, in Woodingdean, with the historic village of Rottingdean and the beach nearby. We pride ourselves in offering you immaculately clean, stylish and comfortable ... More | visit website
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Hotel Seattle (4.50 miles)

Hotel Seattle

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Welcome to Seattle. A contemporary hotel with big personality on the waterfront at Brighton Marina. Uniquely located to make the best of Brighton’s vibrant life and also somewhere to enjoy ... More

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Silverdale Hotel (4.89 miles)

Silverdale Hotel
A warm welcome always awaits you at the Silverdale!
  • We are perfectly situated in the heart of the town
  • First Class home cooking
  • Special diets are catered for
  • Vegetarians are more than welcome
  • There is a ... More | visit website
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The Avondale (4.91 miles)

The Avondale

The Avondale is conveniently situated in the heart of Seaford within walking distance of the wide beaches, excellent sports facilities, restaurants, shops, churches and museums. we have a large dining room which is available for ... More | visit website

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Newmarket Inn (5.13 miles)

Newmarket Inn

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With a convenient location, right on the A27 between Brighton and Lewes, this comfortable hotel, bar and restaurant offers a mix of traditional values and modern facilities. Newmarket Inn offers excellent access ... More

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Shelleys Hotel (5.36 miles)

Shelleys Hotel
A graceful 17th-century manor house once owned by the famous poet's family. Set in the heart of Lewes, close to the remains of a norman castle and convenient for the South Downs and Glyndebourne A ... More | visit website
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Pelham House (5.40 miles)

Pelham House

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Pelham House is a 16th Century Town House Hotel in East Sussex. Restored to create a stylish venue it combines elegance and history, and is just 10mins from Brighton.

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White Hart Hotel (5.42 miles)

White Hart Hotel

This charming 16th century coaching inn with Tudor beams and log fire has been magnificently extended to include a leisure complex with swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gymnasium. Enjoy historic public rooms, carvery restaurant, ... More | visit website

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