Birling Gap - Eastbourne, East Sussex

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Birling Gap is a coastal hamlet within the parish of East Dean and Friston. It is situated on the Seven Sisters near to Beachy Head. Coastal erosion is working its way through a row of fishing cottages built in 1878. There is parking, and a hotel with a tea room. It should be noted that access to the beach is via a metal staircase. The beach itself consists of large pebbles with stunning views of the Seven Sisters chalk cliffs.

Birling Gap Cliffs

 

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Birling Gap

Birling Gap has a pebble beach with fine views of the Seven Sisters cliffs.

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