What to do in and around Ticehurst

Positioned just off Ticehurst Village High Street, Hillbury Fields sits proudly in the heart of the High Weald, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Featuring 30 spacious one, two, three and four bedroom homes, offering modern country living, with prices from £350,000. Not only are these homes well located for your everyday amenities, but there is an abundance of eateries, entertainment and activities to keep you busy all year round!

How would you spend your weekend?

Head into Tunbridge Wells for a spot of brunch and shopping, or towards the coast for a day of seaside fun?

Tunbridge Wells is well known for its brunch spots along the High Street and The Pantiles, including well known establishments, such as The Ivy and Gail’s, amongst independent venues, Juliets Café, The Cake Shed and Hatton’s to name a few.

Alternatively, Hastings in the opposite direction offers a host of activities for all the family, including arcades, mini golf, shopping, and lots more. What better way to end the day than with fish and chips on the beach!

What does your Sunday look like, café for lunch or a classic roast dinner?

Enjoy an early lunch at the Greedy Goat Café, strolling distance from Hillbury Fields, offering good food in a relaxed setting. Don’t forget dessert, we suggest the brownie!

The Bell Inn is a popular spot for Sunday roast, the 19th century pub and hotel is prominently located on the village high street. A cosy environment in the winter with exposed beams and comfortable seating, whilst in the summer months you can make the most of the leafy garden.

A round of golf or a relaxing trip to the spa?

Golfers can enjoy Dale Hill Golf Club, less than a mile from Hillbury Fields, the hotel’s two golf courses include one designed by 1991 Masters-winner Ian Woosnam.

For those who prefer a different kind of relaxation, you can visit the Wild Iris Spa in Flimwell. The woodland spa is a unique spa using only natural and pure holistic therapies in a way which very few spas do. We want to try the ‘Wild Soul Sensation’, a 2 hour full body massage designed to offer an awakening of your senses

Would you rather go for scenic walk or enjoy a host of water activities?

Bewl Water has it all on offer!

Well known for its picturesque landscapes and family fun, offering fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, an inflatable water course and so much more. Not for you? … There is 13 miles of walking/ cycling tracks on offer, complete the full loop or break it down into smaller sections, enjoy the great outdoors with a pic nic.

Before heading home, pop into the café for a sweet treat, from cakes to ice creams. The best part… dogs are welcome too!

An abundance of history on offer, from medieval castles to a famous 11th century battlefield. Which one are you visiting?

Scotney Castle is a family friendly 14th century moated castle and Victorian country mansion, surrounded by a beautiful wooded estate, just under a 20 minute drive from Hillbury Fields. Scotney Castle has hidden paths, natural play areas and a packed programme of family activities.

Just 30 minutes’ drive away is the famous battlefield of ‘The 1066 Battle of Hastings’, one of the most famous battlefields in England. Discover how English history changed forever and absorb a revolutionary piece of history.

The locations we have suggested are only a mere glimpse of what there is to offer within and surrounding Ticehurst, we’d be fascinated to hear why you love where you live, tag @Fernhamhomes on social media!