Alfriston Clergy House

Alfriston Clergy House East Sussex frosty sundial in vegetable garden

The first building saved forever for the nation by the National Trust

Alfriston Clergy House

Things to see and do 

Alfriston Clergy House East Sussex vegetable garden with snow

The garden in winter 

The garden still looks lovely even in the coldest months

The West-facing front of the c14th timber framed Alfriston Clergy House.

Alfriston Clergy House countryside walk 

Walk in the footsteps of the artists and writers of the Bloomsbury Group as you follow our circular route to 600-year-old Alfriston Clergy House.

Alfriston Clergy House

What's on 

Wreath making

A Clergy House Christmas 

The Clergy House and the village of Alfriston are a wonderful place to visit at Christmas time. Enjoy a winter walk, shop for gifts, or join one of our fun festive events.  This Medieval hall house was the first built property to be saved by the National Trust, and is a magical gem to visit at Christmas.

Upcoming events

Christmas at the Clergy House

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Come and see the Clergy House decorated for the festive season and discover the origins of Christmas traditions.

Christmas decoration making

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Make some natural Christmas decorations at the Clergy House
Alfriston Clergy House


Christmas products arriving in the shop soon

Visit our gift shop  

Enjoy a relaxing Christmas shopping experience away from the crowds in our lovely, free entry gift shop.

A view of St Andrew's church from The Tye, Alfriston

Enjoying a day out in Alfriston 

There's always something to do in Alfriston. With it's beautiful little streets, tea shops, village green, St Andrew's church and the historic National Trust Clergy House, there is something to see and enjoy every day of the year.

Alfriston Clergy House


Alfriston Clergy House

Get involved

Volunteers from Alfriston clergy house enjoying a day out

Join in at Alfriston Clergy House 

Keen to lend a hand? Want to share your skills and expertise with us? Join our team of volunteers and see what a difference you could make behind the scenes at Alfriston Clergy House.

Alfriston Clergy House


Alfriston Clergy House

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Alfriston Clergy House on the National Trust Collections website