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Information for places close to Downash Wood

Car free travel

It is certainly possible to travel to Downash Wood Treehouses without a car.  
The closest train stations are Stonegate and Wadhurst with regular trains from London and Hastings.  If cycling, Stonegate is 3.5 miles away.  Wadhurst station is recommended for the 1066 bus service which takes you to the top of Tinkers Lane, known as Dale Hill Tinkers Lane bus stop which takes 12 minutes and we are then a 5 - 10 minute walk down Tinkers lane. 

Or either station if you book a cab in advance from our recommended firms below.


Downash Wood is accessible to local amenities.  The Bull Inn is a 10 minute walk to the end of Tinkers Lane serving great food and drink.  Ticehurst village is 20 minutes on public footpaths in dry months and a 30 minute walk along the roads in wet months where you can find a Londis convenience store, artisan shops and the award winning Bell Inn for fab food and drink in superb surroundings.

Local convenience store
Local supermarket

There is a Londis convenience store in Ticehurst village which is a 3-4 minute drive away and does all the essentials you may need for your stay. 

There is a Waitrose supermarket in Hawkhurst which is a 8-10 minute drive away. 

Local supermarket

There is a Tesco supermarket in Hawkhurst which is a 8-10 minute drive away. 

Local supermarket

If you are travelling south on the A21 there is a M&S Food in the BP petrol station known as Blueboy's service station, Matfield TN12 7HE which is 15 minutes from Downash Wood.  

Local supermarket

There are Budgens on either side of the A21 at Hurst Green which is 10 minutes from Downash Wood travelling South on the A21. 

Local hospital to downash wood

The nearest hospital is Tunbridge Wells Hospital at Pembury which has an A&E department.  
Address: Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 4QJ

Tel: 01892 823535



Local chemist to Downash Wood

The nearest Pharmacy is in Ticehurst Village.  
Address: Ticehurst Pharmacy, Church Street, Ticehurst, East Sussex, TN5 7AA

Tel: 01580 200294



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