Lindfield Common

Lindfield Common cricket match

In the heart of the quintessential English village of Lindfield, the Common has historically been an important part of village life. Today it offers a variety of facilities for all ages to enjoy and still continues to play a central role by hosting events throughout the year.

Features & Facilities

  • Sports pitches - home to Lindfield Football Club
  • Cricket - home to Lindfield Cricket Club. Cricket has been played on the Common since 1747
  • Tennis - the courts are home to Lindfield Lawn Tennis Club and can be booked through our online bookings service all year round
  • Bowls - home to Lindfield Bowling Club
  • Children’s playground - easily accessible play ground to keep little ones entertained, including climbing boulder, climbing units, slide, spinning cup, toddler play houses and swings

How to get there

There is a small, free car park on the Common, on:

Backwoods Lane
RH16 2ED

Public transport
Buses stop on Backwoods Lane and Black Hill adjacent to the Common

Further Information

There are regular events held on the Common, including Lindfield Village Day and the Bonfire Night celebrations