History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Surrounding the farm is Newtimber Hill, an area of ancient downland and grassland which is home to wildflowers and insects. On the northern sloe of the hill is woodland thought to have existed here for over 10,000 years. The woods are at their best in Spring, when bluebells carpet the forest floor.
The area affords a mix of family activities, including orienteering, kite flying, horse riding, cycling, and walking. There is a regular programme of guided walks available. See details on the National Trust website.
About Saddlescombe Farm
Address: Saddlescombe Road, Saddlescombe, West Sussex, England, BN45 7DE
Attraction Type: Countryside
Location: 2 miles north of A27 Brighton ring road. Parking opposite the farm entrance.
Website: Saddlescombe Farm
National Trust - see also: National Trust memberships (official website link)
Photo Credit: Simon Carey, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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St Mary's House - 5.2 miles (Historic Building)
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