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Glynde Place

This property is free for HHA Friends
Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6SX
01273 858224

Winner of the 2017 HHA/Sotheby's Restoration Award

Built in 1569 of local Sussex flint with Caen stone dressings around a courtyard, the house is a good example of an Elizabethan manor for an estate that has been in the same family since the 12th century. 17th and 18th century portraits, and an Italian old master collection. Memorabilia of Sir Henry Brand, Speaker of House of Commons 1872-84.

Features: Mature gardens.

This property offers free access to HHA Friends and Members during normal opening hours - please check opening times.


In Glynde village 4m SE of Lewes on A27.

Visitor Opening Times

2017: May and June on Weds, Thus and Suns and Bank Hols from 1pm-5pm. Visits to the House are by guided tours only and these start at 2pm, 3pm and 4pm and last for approximately 1 hour. Glynde Place will also open on the August BH Monday and preceding Sunday.

Due to a classical concert taking place please note that the House will not be open to the public on Sunday 14th May 2017.

Coach House Tearoom:
The newly refurbished self-service tearoom will only be open when the House is open to the public.

Please note that these opening times are correct to the best of the HHA’s knowledge, as advised by the property. Opening times may change and a property may very occasionally need to close at short notice. We therefore recommend you check with the property before your visit, by phone or on the property’s website, especially if your journey is likely to be a long one.

Groups and special visits

Private Tours: Please call the the Estate Office on 01273 858224 for further information.

Glynde Place is built into the side of a hill which means that main entrance to the house is up four steps and is not ramped. The tour will also take place in the Gallery and Dining Room, on the first floor. These is accessed by a wide staircase

Tailor Made Facilities

Visits to HouseYes
Visits to GardenYes
Other EventsNo
Light RefreshmentsNo

Contact Details

Estate Office
Glynde Place
East Sussex
01273 858224

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Additional Information
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Glynde Place
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