Within easy reach of Robertsbridge, Battle, Hastings, Bexhill and Rye, The Cross Inn provides the perfect location to pause and reflect on all of the attractions that 1066 country has to offer. Whether you are following the trail of William the Conqueror and his Norman army; or discovering the artists who make their home in the contemporary art galleries of Hastings and Bexhill, a pint of local ale and good quality pub grub will draw you homewards to The Cross Inn, Staplecross.
The Cross Inn
Cripps Corner Rd
From the North (London): Follow A21 through Hurst Green. After about half a mile, turn left (signposted to Staplecross). Continue to end of road. Go straight across the crossroads towards Bodiam. Pass the castle on your left and keep going for a mile and a half into Staplecross village. At the T-junction top of the hill, you will see The Cross Inn straight in front of you.
From the South (Hastings): Turn right opposite Blackbrooks Garden Centre towards Sedlescombe. Follow the road through Sedlescombe village. Go past the Sedlescombe Organic Vineyard - about half a mile later, turn right towards Staplecross. Follow the road through the crossroads for about a mile. At the top of the hill in Staplecross village, you will see The Cross Inn on your right.