Bentley Wildfowl Park Boat Jumble, Lewes, East Sussex.
Saturday 14th April, 2018
Bentley Wildfowl Park and Motor Museum, Harveys Lane, Halland, Nr Lewes
East Sussex Boat Jumble
Open 10.00am to 3.00pm.
Bentley Wildfowl Park and Motor Museum is located about 20 miles inland from Brighton and Eastbourne in the East Sussex upland wooded district of Wealden. This remote event, organised annually by Sussex Boat Jumbles, provides a scenic getaway location for visitors and stall holders. A stunning location whatever the weather.
Organiser : Sussex Boat Jumbles
Telephone : 01903 761 773
Telephone : 07899 850 308
Other Boat Stuff
Boat Jumble related businesses and services in the Nr Lewes area include:
- Ryan Kearley Wooden Boat Builder in Barcombe provides shipwright, boatbuilding, and repairs for wooden boats.
- Bright n Clean established in 2001 provides general maintenance, cleaning, valeting services to yacht owners.
- Ross Boats located in Western Concourse, Brighton is a family business provides passenger boat services and boat trips daily.
- Peter Leonard Marine in Denton Island, Newhaven, for everything boating including engine parts, shipwrights, boat sales, and services.
Directions To The Event
There is only one entrance into the Bentley Wildfowl Park, and that entrance is Harvey’s Lane just southeast off the A22 if you are on the A26 exit onto Bradfords Lane and this will get you onto Harvey’s Lane. Once on Harvey’s Lane, take the eastern exit and drive past the campgrounds, and you will be lead you directly to the jumble!
Use the postcode BN8 5AF for car navigation systems.
Other Activities Around Bentley Wildfowl Park and Motor Museum
Within the boat jumble location, itself is the Wildfowl Park, Motor Museum and The Bentley Miniature Railway - another veiled treasure! There’s more for Railway lovers further afield too with The Heritage Bluebell Railway around 30 minutes to the north-west, and the Lavender line within 10 minutes drive. There's more do along the coast too - check out Newhaven Fort at the mouth of the River Ouse due south, they also have a tea room!
Accommodation In The Nr Lewes Area
If under canvas tenting is your thing, Embers Camping located on site at the park provides wash-rooms, private campfires and more; unfortunately they don’t cater to caravans. Not to fret! Caravanners can find a place at Broomfield Farm Caravan and Motorhome Club Site, they provide tranquil pitches with electric hook-ups. If you're interested in a hotel your best bet is to look along the A22, there is the Beechwood B&B as well as the Halland Forge Hotel all within 7 minutes from the Jumble. If you like golf, there is also the East Sussex Nation- Hotel, golf resort and spa if you wanted to play a round while you enjoy your stay for the jumble.