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.
Free access available at all times to the exterior. Can also be viewed by pedestrians from footways to the north, south and east.
- Open on Heritage Open Day
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.
On street parking nearby.
- Wheelchair access: Yes
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes