Hush Heath is a gorgeous, award winning vineyard based near Staplehurst in the Weald of Kent, established by entrepreneur Richard Balfour-Lynn in 2010. You can visit seven days a week to take a self guided tour around their vineyards and apple orchards followed by a tutored tasting without charge. They’re open 11am to 5pm.
This child-friendly pub is renowned for its seasonal food and great service. The front garden of the Noah’s Ark overlooks the large village green making it a wonderful place to sit during the summer months and watch the locals play cricket.
Nyetimber was the pioneer of English sparkling wine, the first to plant the celebrated grape varieties Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir in 1988 solely for the production of sparkling wine.
The Brisley Bell Inn is a 17th-century pub which has been tastefully and sympathetically renovated to become a stunning destination pub. In addition to the bar area, there is a quiet dining room and a cosy snug kitted out with books and an open fire.
Wingrove House is a 19th century colonial-style Country House with 12 stunning hotel rooms. Set in the beautiful and historic village of Alfriston, East Sussex. The restaurant serves light lunches, traditional Sunday lunch and 2/3 course dinners, whilst the relaxing lounge and terrace area provides the perfect space for drinks and afternoon tea.
Fair Oak Farm is a unique collection of delightful accommodation located in 12 acres of protected countryside. From their grade II listed farmhouse to their eco-lodge tree houses, everything is carefully designed and finished with comfortable furnishings and style.
Charlie Hughes set up his award winning farm shop in 2013 and has built a reputation for his fresh and ethical produce, which is either created on site or sourced locally. The shop is stocked with a seasonal focus, highlighted with wines and beers from popular local vineyards and breweries.
Rathfinny is a family-owned, socially conscious Wine Estate, established in 2010 by Mark and Sarah Driver, dedicated to producing some of the world’s finest sparkling wines from a perfect site in Sussex. Occupying a wonderful south-facing slope in England’s South Downs, the climate, chalk soil and aspect make it the perfect site.
Well laid out, beautiful pictures, very informative we will be taking it out on our travels with us. ★★★★★
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