Situated in West Sussex
between the South Downs and Ashdown Forest,
this village dates back to the 13th century.
It has a number of interesting buildings and was where Gideon Mantell unearthed the first known fossil of the dinosaur iguanodon.
A monument testifies to his remarkable enterprise.
West of the village stands the beautiful Elizabethan mansion Cuckfield Park, which possesses a fine gatehouse.
The Church of the Holy Trinity dates to the 13th century.