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Strand Gate, Winchelsea

Strand Gate, Winchelsea, Rother, East Sussex TN36 4EA View on map

Early 14th century medieval gateway built to defend the entrance to Winchelsea from its inner harbour. Stands astride a public highway.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Free access available at all times to the exterior. Can also be viewed by pedestrians from footways to the north, south and east.

Directions

At the top of Strand Hill, can be reached from the A259 from either Rye or Hastings. Rail: Winchelsea (1 mile). Bus: hourly buses from Hastings and Rye stop about 200 yards away.

Parking Spaces

0

On street parking nearby.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes