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Where are we?

By car: 

  • Leave the M25 at junction 5
  • Take the A21 south towards Hastings for approximately 23 miles
  • At the first set of traffic lights (Flimwell) turn left onto the A268 Rye road
  • At the second set of traffic lights (Hawkhurst) carry straight on to Northiam
  • Go over the narrow bridge and level crossing.  After 1 mile you will pass a Spar shop on the left hand side
  • After the Spar shop take the second turning on the right into Thysell Lane (signposted to Great Dixter)
  • Go straight over the crossroads into Ewhurst Lane and carry on for about 1 mile
  • At the sharp bend (signposted to Ewhurst Green), turn left into Tufton Lane.  The entrance to the Oast Houses is just on the right beyond Tufton Place
  • After unloading, please move your car to the car park past the tennis court

By train:

The nearest railway stations are:

  • Etchingham, East Sussex  (13 miles away - there is one train an hour from Charing Cross)
  • Staplehurst, Kent (17.8 miles away - there are two trains an hour from Charing Cross)
  • Rye, East Sussex (9.7 miles away - trains are from Ashford International)
Please note there are no taxis waiting at Etchingham or Staplehurst stations so you must either book one in advance, or arrange with other group members to collect you.  There is a rolling taxi rank ouside Rye station, but please note that ALL return taxis need to be pre-booked, especially if travelling on a Sunday.

By taxi: 

  • Northiam Taxis (07876 233412) Etchingham or Staplehurst
  • Adam's Private Hire (07957 404201 or 07939 481002) Etchingham
  • MTC (01622 890003) Staplehurst
  • T & S Travel (01580 851000)
  • Tollgate Taxis (01797 230630)
  • St Michael's Taxis (01580 764777)
  • Clarke's Mini Buses (01580 292095 or 07974 099334) Etchingham or Staplehurst (8-33 pax)
  • David's Taxi (01797 230 388) based in Rye
  • Abbey Taxi (01424 777776) based in Battle/Robertsbridge


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