Local Area

With its astonishing landscapes and characterful coastal towns, our area of East Sussex and Kent has something truly special and unique to offer.  Natural wonders on the doorstep include world-famous beaches, from the celebrated sand dunes of Camber to Dungeness, the tranquil marshland of the Weald and the outstanding beauty of the many nature reserves, rolling hills and woodlands close by.  High-speed rail links from nearby Ashford International make commuting an easy option, and we can help you find your perfect property in the area, whether you are looking for the buzz of coastal town life or a more rural location, with a wealth of housing stock ranging from characterful country cottages to historic townhouses.

The area is famous for its history, arts and culture, as well as its fantastic local food and drink producers, award-winning eateries and local vineyards and offers an abundance of shopping opportunities from local farmers markets to supermarkets, unique independent shops and boutiques in Rye and Hastings Old Town through to Ashford’s popular Designer Outlet.  There is a wide range of excellent schooling and further education options within the area, and leisure choices abound, from regular local festivals including the Rye Arts and Jazz Festivals to the thrilling and historic Bonfire celebrations for which the area is famed, to Scallop Week, the Festival of the Sea and Pirates Day! Whether you want to enjoy world-class windsurfing, antique-hunting, lazy beach days or a dose of culture at The Jerwood Gallery or the celebrated gardens of Great Dixter, there really is something for everyone – and we’re here to help you make the most informed decision on your relocation or property selection, as well as getting the most out of your local area.

Tide Times & Heights for Rye (Harbour) on
6th July 2022
04:02 - High Tide ( 4.15m )
16:30 - High Tide ( 4.36m )