Bells Yew Green

A small guide.

The village

Bells Yew Green lies about 3 miles to the east of Royal Tunbridge Wells , 2 miles north of Frant and about 7 miles west of Lamberhurst. The village is very small, with most houses being of modern design. The name is derived from the medieval french Bels Lieux which meant beautiful place. Bells Yew Green is within the area of the Bayham woods, which were thick and impassable until the trees were cut down to make charcoal for the charcoal to power the iron industry. .

  • The villlage has a mainline train station.
  • 3 minutes to the nearest primary school.

Bells Yew Green East Sussex - Bayham Abbey Bells Yew Green has only a public house in the village the nearest major shopping centre is in Royal Tunbridge Wells about 3 miles west. The village has a station on the main line from London to Hastings which provides an hourly service to the capital, and more frequently during the rush hour.