Saddlescombe Farm Heritage Open Day

Discover this ancient downland farm that was once owned by the Knights Templar. Part of the FREE Heritage Open Days scheme.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Enjoy tours of the 17th century Threshing Barn, Tudor Scullery and Donkey Wheel, which are just part of the fascinating fabric of this farm.

Refreshments are available at the Wildflour cafe.

The basics

Suitability
Children are welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
For parking follow signposts near Devil's Dyke on the day. Parking £3. Free for NT members. Take the no. 77 bus to Devil's Dyke and enjoy a 20 minute walk to Saddlescombe.
Accessibility
Most of the farm is accessible but there are some uneven paths and steep stairs in the house and farm buildings.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
15 September 2019 10:30 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Saddlescombe Farm and Devil's Dyke events
Email
dyke.events@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call Email us for details

Upcoming events

Saddlescombe Farm Tudor soap making

Fri 16 Aug 2019
10:00-12:30
Make soap in our Tudor farmhouse at Saddescombe.

Saddlescombe Farm Heritage Open Day

Sun 15 Sep 2019
10:30-15:30
Discover this ancient downland farm that was once owned by the Knights Templar. Part of the FREE Heritage Open Days scheme.

Wildlife photography for beginners

Sat 21 Sep 2019
10:30-15:30
Learn how to use your own camera to take amazing wildlife photographs.

The Devil's Dyke fungi hunt - part 1

Fri 18 Oct 2019
09:30-15:00
Join mycologist, Martin Allinson and the National Trust for a day of recording as many species of fungi as possible, across glorious Newtimber Hill on the South Downs, near Brighton.

The Devil's Dyke fungi hunt - Part 2

Fri 25 Oct 2019
09:30-15:00
Join us for a day of recording as many species of fungi as possible, across wonderful Wolstonbury Hill, on the South Downs, near Brighton. Expert mycologist Martin Allinson will be on hand to identify and record finds.

Halloween pumpkin carving & scary mask making at Saddlescombe Farm

Sat 02 Nov 2019
10:00-12:00
Choose your own pumpkin and then transform it into your own scary creation then make your own Halloween animal mask!