Beer’s intellectual. What a shame so many idiots drink it.
Ray Bradbury

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O/S Grid Reference:  TQ606510    (click on the Grid Ref. for a map)

Postcode: TN11 9RJ

By road:  From Westerham.  Drive east along the A25. After the traffic lights at the motorway junction, turn right onto the A21 (Sevenoaks by-pass) and drive south.  Leave at the first exit and take the second exit from the roundabout, the B245 (signposted Hildenborough).  After a half mile, turn left into Bank Lane.  After nearly a mile, where the left turn goes to Underriver, continue ahead onto MillLane.  After a further half mile, turn left onto Underriver House Road.  Take the first right into Hildenborough Road and follow this for just over one and a half miles, to turn right onto the A227.  In just under 1½ miles, on a sharp right-hand bend, turn left and then immediately left again, into Puttenden Road.  After a half mile, turn left to the car park (free).

Alternative route by road from Westerham.  Follow the A25 east from Sevenoaks and through Seal.  When you reach a left hand bend on a dual carriageway just over a mile from Seal, turn right onto Coach Road.  Follow this to Ivy Hatch.  At the fork to Ightham Mote, take the left fork and continue to a T-junction.  Turn right onto the A227 and drive through Shipbourne.  Just over 1½ miles after The Chaser inn, on a sharp right hand bend, turn left and immediately left again, into Puttenden Road. After a halk mile, turn left to the car park (free).