Upper Dicker, near Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 3QS
Enter through the 14th century gatehouse and wander in seven acres of gardens and tour the historic house. The range of furniture and artefacts on display trace the property’s religious origins and its development over 800 years to a grand country house. Explore the restored watermill, a working forge, rope museum and a dramatic Elizabethan Great Barn. Plenty of free parking, restaurant and gift shop plus special events.
OPEN: 1 Mar to 1 Nov, Tues to Sun from 10.30am, also Bank Hol Mons and daily in Aug. Tel: 01323 844224. www.sussexpast.co.uk.
Michelham Priory and Gardens, Upper Dicker, near Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 3QS
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