Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

A misty morning at Saddlescombe Farm, seen from Newtimber Hill
Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Things to see and do

A misty morning view of the Saddlescombe Farm buildings from Newtimber Hill, with rolling downland beyond to the horizon.

Countrylife and wildlife 

Whether you're a keen cyclist, a fervent hiker or are quite happy having a spot of tea whilst admiring the English countryside, there really is something for everyone in this scenic part of West Sussex.

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

What's on

Upcoming events

Easter Egg Hunt

Sat 26 Mar 2016
11:00-15:00
Fun for all the family. Come along anytime between 11am and 3pm to collect your quiz sheet and map. Find the plastic eggs around the Dyke to solve the clues. All participants receive a Cadbury chocolate egg.

Easter Egg Rolling Competition

Mon 28 Mar 2016
10:45-12:00
Bring your own hand decorated hard boiled egg and try your luck at this Easter custom - the egg that gets furthest down the Dyke valley wins. We will also judge the Best Decorated Egg.

Saddlescombe Farm Open Day

Sun 24 Apr 2016
10:30-16:00
Discover this ancient downland farm that was once owned by the Knights Templars. Tours of the 17th century buildings, the surrounding downs and the walled garden. Displays and demonstrations of traditional work including; hurdle making,...
Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Wildlife

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

History

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Learning

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Get involved

A group of volunteers, including local children wearing safety goggles, clear scrub from the side of Newtimber Hill

Join the team 

Do you want to help look after one of the best downland estates in Britain? Make new friends, learn about the estate and volunteer with the National Trust.

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Eating

enjoy the fresh food at the Hiker's Rest

Hiker's Rest tea room 

Enjoy the fresh food at the Hiker's rest tea room (not NT)

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Places to stay

Staying here at Saddlescombe