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St Laurence, Church Lane

St Laurence, Church Lane, Guestling, East Sussex TN35 4HS View on map

11th century church with a notable Norman arch into St John's chapel constructed by stonemasons from Canterbury Cathedral, is a grade I listed building in regular use. The churchyard contains the grave of Olive Brockwell, nanny to Christopher Robin and a section dedicated to victims of the plague. Following an extensive renovation programme conducted 2010 - 2012, the building is in a very good state of repair and is attractive to visit. The 1066 Way Footpath routes through the churchyard.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Winter opening times between 9.30am to 4pm, Monday to Saturday & Sunday 10am to 1pm. Summer opening times: 9.45 am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday & Sunday 10am. to 1pm.

Directions

One third of a mile east of A259 at Guestling Green on signposted minor road. Rail: Three Oaks (2 miles), Hastings (4 miles). Bus: No 100 (Hastings to Rye) every hour.

Parking Spaces

65

An adjacent field can be made available for parking for a large number of visitors by prior arrangement only.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes

WC

Yes