About Monks Meadow

Monks Meadow is situated near open countryside and woodland this new community of traditionally designed homes has something for everyone.

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Situated in the pretty and sought-after village of Ardingly in rural Sussex, yet neatly sandwiched between the vibrant towns of Haywards Heath, East Grinstead and Crawley, Monks Meadow offers the best qualities of both town and country living.

A chocolate box village, with quintessential country charm, Ardingly is nestled in picturesque countryside and boasts a wealth of amenities, including a post office and shop, a bakery, a café, and two good schools.

Perfect for a lazy Sunday lunch or a quiet evening drink, there are two great pubs to choose from – The Ardingly Inn and The Gardeners Arms, with the Gardeners Arms having won the 2015 open table award for its excellent gastro pub food.

Within the High Weald, an area of outstanding natural beauty, Ardingly enjoys the rural location that this exceptional setting offers, with fantastic walking, cycling and riding opportunities throughout the area.

On the edge of the village is the South of England Showground which hosts many events and business fairs including the annual South of England Agricultural Show every June. It is also the location of the Ardingly International Antiques and Collectors Fairs, which have featured in the BBC TV programme Bargain Hunt.

The picturesque village of Lindfield just 3 miles away, offers a delightful and quintessentially English high street, dotted with an assortment of boutiques, pubs and cafés, as well as boasting a number of renowned restaurants serving a breadth of cuisine including The Witch Inn, Limes Bistro, and Paolino Italian.

Families at Monks Meadow have an excellent range of educational establishments from which to choose. Within Ardingly, St Peters C of E Primary School caters for children from 5 – 11 years old. Highly respected and located just opposite Monks Meadow is the private school of Ardingly College, which takes boys and girls from the ages of 2 – 18 years and is ranked in the top 10 independent boarding schools in the country.

Great Walstead independent prep school near Lindfield has a desired reputation, as does Handcross primary in Haywards Heath.

Nearby, Worth private secondary school is also renowned for its teaching excellence, whilst St Paul’s Catholic college in Burgess Hill and Oathall Community College in Lindfield are both rated well for their co-educational secondary schooling.