Adult College for Rural East Sussex
Location Information Sheet
Venue code HES
Venue name Sixth Form Centre, Heathfield Community College
Address Cade St. Old Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 8RJ
Contact nbr 01825 761820
Directions From Heathfield:
Take the A265 towards Burwash.
Turn right onto the B2096, Battle Road, towards Battle.
Take the first turning on the right, signposted to Old Heathfield.
Turn left, after the Leisure Centre, into Portland Square.
The entrance to the College Sixth Form is on the right.

From Battle, B2096:
Turn left into School Hill (signposted Vines Cross).
Turn right towards Heathfield Community College.
Just past the college entrance, turn right into Portland Square.
The entrance to the College Sixth Form is on the right
Parking There are parking spaces at the Sixth Form Centre, at the front of the Sixth Form entrance and to the side of the main college. Street parking is also available and there is plenty of parking available in the Leisure Centre car park.
Limited disabled parking spaces are available close to the entrance of the Sixth Form car park (on the right hand side).
Access When entering the College gates, the Sixth Form Centre is to the left.
Acres Reception is in the Sixth Form Common Room. Take the slope to the left of the Sixth Form building, turn right between the two buildings and the Reception is on the left.

Security Gates are now fitted at the entrances to the college.

Times of operation on Thursday evenings:
Open: 1830
Close: 1930

If you arrive after this time, contact with our Centre Administrator will be necessary to gain entry.

To do this, please call the following number/s:

Landline to the Sixth Form: 01435 861986
ACRES Mobile: 07516411856

The intercom on the gate will only connect to the Main College Reception desk, not the Sixth Form and there will be no one on the desk in the evening.

When departing the college, the gates will open automatically when a car approaches the gate.


The gates will be open for the duration of the Workshop events.

The contact numbers on a Saturday are the ones given above.

Disabled access There is disabled access to the building, also accessible toilet facilities.
There is a lift to the upper floors.
Please contact the Student Support Officer at the ACRES Office if you wish to attend a course at this venue and have a disability or mobility difficulty.
Refreshments Refreshments (drinks and biscuits) can be purchased from adult learning staff during the evening and Saturday Workshop events.