Charleston Farm & Firle Beacon from Firle

Introduction to Walk 1633

Photo from the walk - Charleston Farm & Firle Beacon from Firle

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - East Sussex

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.6 miles / 7.5 km

Ascent - 820 feet / 248 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This East Sussex walk takes you onto the South Downs for spectacular views north. The walk also offers the opportunity to visit Charlestown Farmhouse with its bohemian décor.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Area Information

South Downs NP

The South Downs is Britain's newest National Park and stretches from Winchester to Beachy Head. Steeped in history there are ancient hill-forts, barrows, a Roman road and deserted ... - More information

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Accommodation Nearby

Nash Manor
Steyning
18.9 miles / 30.2 km away
Barn House Lodge
Pulborough
27.1 miles / 43.3 km away

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