From the M25: go to junction 5 and take the A21 towards Sevenoaks and Hastings. Carry on for about 24 miles until you get to the traffic lights at Flimwell. Now turn left on the A268 towards Rye and go through Hawkhurst and Sandhurst, then, about 8 miles from Flimwell, you are here.
From Dover or the Channel Tunnel: take the A20/M20 towards London, get off at junction 9 and follow the A28 to Tenterden, then continue on the A28 through Rolvenden until you get to a T-junction with A268 at the top of a hill. Turn left and you are in Newenden already!
By Public Transport
Not easy! Take a train from Charing Cross/Waterloo East/Cannon Street/London Bridge either on the Hastings line to Etchingham or on the Ashford line to Staplehurst. Then you will need a taxi from there to Newenden - about 9 miles.
There are also buses - line 2 from Hastings to Tenterden, and from there on to Ashford. Line 292 also covers Sandhurst to Rolvenden via the A28/A268 corner at the top of the village. For info, go to travelinesoutheast.org.uk and enter "Newenden" in the search box.
Always wondered what the postcodes are in the village? Here's your easy-to-follow guide:
Central Newenden - TN18 5PN
Beech Road, Tollgate, The Old Post Office, White Hart, Brook House
Lossenham Lane, western part - TN18 5PY
Village Hall to Old Dower House
Lossenham Lane, side road - TN18 5QA
Coach House and Bakers Cottages 1 & 2
Lossenham Lane, Copt Hall - TN18 5QB
Copt Hall 1 - 8
Lossenham Lane, eastern part - TN18 5QD
St Nicholas-by-Rother to Bakers Cottage, Rother Valley Farm Bungalow
Lossenham Lane, Heron Cottages - TN18 5QE
Heron Cottages 1 - 6
Lossenham Lane (hill) and Lossenham - TN18 5QQ
From Friary Platt onwards
Frogs Hill - TN18 5PX
All houses along Frogs Hill
Rye Road to the crossroads - TN18 5PL
Three Oaks to Three Wents
Rye Road towards Sandhurst - TN18 5PJ
Peppercorns, Sunnyview, Lamberden Farm Cottages
Lower Lamberden Cottage - TN18 5PH
New Barn - TN17 4QA