The Middle House

“Historic timber-framed hostelry” - AA Inspector

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MAYFIELD, EAST SUSSEX

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Once described as ‘one of the finest examples of a timber-framed building in Sussex’, this Grade I listed 16th-century village inn dominates the high street, while its private chapel is regarded as ‘one of the most magnificent in England’. Real ale drinkers do well; the handsome choice embraces half a dozen of the nation’s favourite brewers. Meats, poultry, game and vegetables come from local farms and producers. Terraced gardens enjoy views of the rolling countryside.

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AA Pick of the Pubs
The Middle House
High Street, MAYFIELD, TN20 6AB
Phone : 01435 872146

Features

Children
  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
Facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Coach parties accepted
  • Garden
Room Rates
  • Main course from: £1
Opening Times
  • Open all year

About The area

Discover East Sussex

East Sussex, along with its western counterpart, is packed with interest. This is a land of stately homes and castles, miles of breezy chalk cliffs overlooking the English Channel, pretty rivers, picturesque villages and links to our glorious past. Mention Sussex to many people and images of the South Downs immediately spring to mind – ‘vast, smooth, shaven, serene,’ as the writer Virginia Woolf described them. She and her husband lived at Monk’s House in the village of Rodmell, near Lewes, and today, her modest home is managed by the National Trust and open to the public.

There are a great many historic landmarks within Sussex, but probably the most famous is the battlefield where William, Duke of Normandy defeated Harold and his Saxon army to become William the Conqueror of England. By visiting Battle, near Hastings, you can, with a little imagination, picture the bloody events that led to his defeat. East Sussex’s pretty towns such as Lewes, Rye and Uckfield have their charms, while the city of Brighton offers museums and fascinating landmarks, the best-known and grandest feature being the Royal Pavilion. 

 

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