Amberley Society

Amberley Society

Conserving and improving  Amberley, West Sussex

Thatched roof tops in Amberley by Grahame Joseph

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Amberley - ‘The Pearl of Sussex’

Voted the fifth  most desirable village in which to live in the UK by ‘The Times’

Amberley is a picturesque village set in the newly established South Downs National Park. With its many thatched houses and position by water meadows it appeals to cyclists, walkers, bird watchers, artists, historians or anyone wishing to enjoy a quintessential English village.  There are many special qualities that make it such an attractive and vibrant place to live or visit and it is those that the Society stands to protect and enhance.

We offer regular events including talks and exhibitions, an opportunity to join campaign groups and become involved in local initiatives to protect Amberley and its surroundings.   Use our site to explore the architecture, history, or wildlife in the area.  Become a member and get involved.

View towards Amberley Castle

Amberley, with its mix of architectural styles is one the prettiest villages in England

Amberley Architectural Mix Ghurkha Bridge Project

Building the Gurkha Bridge. The Society works with partners on a range of projects.

Welcome to Amberley Elizabeth Butler, Amberley Artist

The landscapes and bird life have always drawn artists and visitors. See About Amberley.





Amberley Society Meeting

October 20, 2017 7:30pm Amberley Church Hall. Includes discussion on Amberley Social History Project and talk by Ted Cook, former signalman at Amberley.

June 2018 Amberley Gardens Open

August 2017 Newsletter