The anchor inn and boating offers a wide variety of local and seasonal produce to cater for any occasion and we are able to cater to all dietary requirements. The ceremony room is available for up to 35 guests.
For hundreds of years the pub has enjoyed boating rights over the river ouse stretching from the anchor inn to isfield weir known better as fish ladder falls and extending below sutton hall.
Anchor inn river ouse sussex. The last barge moored at the anchor inn in 1861 after the decline in river traffic when the railway was built. The anchor inn and boating nestled on the banks of the river ouse offers a unique wedding experience. From a family get together a day out on our boats just passing by or a warm summers evening overlooking the stunning river ouse.
This inn sits on the banks of the river ouse near the town of lewes. Portage for approx 50m and put in after anchor pub approx half hour the river splits go right. Next river split go left.
Whatever our kids have given up swimming in the river at barcombe as this frequently made them ill. Notenavigation opened in 1812. Posted by supmaguk in europe mini guides sup mag uk.
The anchor has boats for hire too the perfect prelude to an evening of fine ales and freshly prepared food. The anchor inn and boating sussex. River ouse barcombe mills trip.
The anchor inn is a beautiful sussex country pub and restaurant set on the west bank of the river ouse one of the most unspoilt parts of rural sussex four miles upstream from the county town of lewes. Sussex river ouse barcombe mills to fish ladder falls return this page was submitted by keith day. The pub was built in 1790 and today has two restaurant rooms and two pub rooms.
Barcombe mills river ouse east sussex mini guide. Situated in the heart of the sussex countryside this venue offers tailor made weddings which are hosted by our dedicated wedding team. Past the anchor inn paddle for approximately a further two miles to isfield weir.
Along the way we will no doubt pass anglers fishing the river for carp pike and trout. There have previously been issues with the owner of the anchor inn claiming to have rights over the entire river as he rents rowing boats out in the summer this is not the case and you have every right to paddle this stretch of. This kayaking river trip takes us away from the busy world of cars and noise and takes us deep into the peaceful sussex countryside.
For hundreds of years the anchor inn has enjoyed boating rights over one of the most beautiful parts of the river ouse stretching from the anchor inn to the attractive fish ladder falls extending below sutton hall. I take a sup board from barcombe mills up past the anchor inn for about 2 miles. There are actually 38 sewage treatment works flowing into the sussex ouse.
Boating is fine however beware that the landlord of the anchor has access rights so. Starting our river trip at barcombe mills we paddle upstream along the river ouse.