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Historic House:Farleys House & Gallery

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Historic House

Farleys House & Gallery

Farleys House & Gallery

Address

Muddles Green,
Chiddingly,
Lewes,
East Sussex,
BN8 6HW

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 26 - Sat 28 Nov Farleys Cookery Workshops with Chloe Edwards

Details

Lee Miller and Roland Penrose moved to the Sussex countryside to live at Farleys in 1949.For the thirty-five years that followed they filled their home and garden with a collection of contemporary art treasures and were visited by some of the key personalities in twentieth century art. Picasso, Man Ray and Miró were among those who came and their work is hung in the house alongside that of Miller, Penrose and numerous others. Farleys still conjures up an extraordinary atmosphere and provides visitors with a fascinating look into the remarkable lives of Lee Miller, Roland Penrose and their friends.

Farleys Gallery hosts two exhibitions and new in 2020 is the opening of a special exhibition space in which we show one of the interntional touring shows from the Lee Miller Archives.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsGift shopWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Disabled accessFacilities for hearing impaired

Tea and cake are available in Farleys Gallery. Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the garden during their visit. Dogs on leads are allowed in the garden.

Opening details

Open to visitors on Sundays and Thursdays between April and October each year from 10am - 4.30pm
All visits to Farleys must be booked online in advance.

Prices

Prices 2020
Special Exhibition entry £5.00
Gallery and Garden entry £4.50

Entry to special exhibition, gallery and garden £9.50

Limited number of House tours available £20.00

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 545134  Lat: 50.89932 Long: 0.19854

By car: Just off the A22 at Golden Cross between Uckfield and Hailsham

By public transport: There are regular trains to Lewes from London and towns and cities in Sussex. Taxis are available at Lewes station and the journey to Farleys takes approximately 20 minutes.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

Tea and cake are available in Farleys Gallery. Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the garden during their visit. Dogs on leads are allowed in the garden.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair