We walked across part of the Sussex Downs
We started from the 'Smugglers Rest' pub/restaurant in Telscombe, Peacehaven, East Sussex. On my previous visits, some years ago, it was known as the 'Badgers Watch'.
From there, we journeyed over part of the Sussex Downs, starting from Telscombe Tye, an area of common land between the coast and Telscombe Village.
|Telscombe Village Church|
We walked through green and pleasant countryside...
and arrived at the 'Abergavenny Arms' in Rodmell...
We had a couple of pints in the attractive beer garden before restarting our walk back to Telscombe.
About 500 yards down the lane at the side of the pub. is Monk's House, the home of the author Virginia Woolf for twenty-one years until her death in 1941. When I lived in the
more photos of our walk...
One of the signposts on the walk was marked "To the Pub"!
We ended our walk with a pint at the 'Smugglers Rest'...
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