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. Stand Gate 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 car parking nearby.
- Wheelchair access: Yes
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: No