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National Trust

As well as exploring Ashdown Park's estate and property, there are many stunning National Trust sites.

Sheffield Park

7 miles from Ashdown Park | Uckfield

A horticultural work of art created from centuries of different approaches to landscape design, visited by Henry VIII. With four lakes and over 87 champion trees planted, the Autumn season offers an incredible landscape. Throughour Spring and Summer a selection of rhododendron hybrids supply a blaze of colour. 

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Standen House

6 miles from Ashdown Park | East Grinstead

Situated in West Sussex, this National Trust House is perfect to explore for Arts & Crafts enthusiasts where you'll find Morris & Co interiors as well as beautiful woodland to explore.

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14 miles from Ashdown Park | Handcross

Situated in Handcross, this national trust house and gardens are perfect to explore for those on a country retreat.

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Chartwell House

16 miles from Ashdown Park | Westerham 

Family home and garden of Sir Winston Churchill from 1922 until the end of his life. A lot of the rooms remain as they were when he lived there. Beyond the gardens explore the expanse of woodland with looped trails and natural play areas. There's den building, a Canadian camp and opportunities to stretch your legs.

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Scotney Castle

19 miles from Ashdown Park | Tunbridge Wells

Scotney Castle is home to a beautiful country house, romantic garden and 14th-century moated castle, surrounded by woodland. Picnics welcomed. The estate is open all year round. 

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Monk House

20 miles from Ashdown Park | Lewes 

The 17th Century Country House retreat of Leonard and author Virginia Woolf from 1919-1969. Monk House is set up as it appeared when the Woolfs resided here.

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22 miles from Ashdown Park | Etchingham 

Jacobean house, home of Rudyard Kipling. The home remains much as he left it, with oriental rugs and artefacts reflecting his strong association with the East. 'Kim', Kipling's first major piece of writing was written in his study at Bateman's.

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Bodiam Castle

28 miles from Ashdown Park | Robertsbridge

An archetypal 14th-century moated castle with its original wooden portcullis, spiral staircases and battlements. Bodiam Castle's interior is in ruins, although enough evidence remains to offer you an insight into medieval splendour and what it would have been like during its glory years.

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