The Holmbush Inn
Faygate Ln, Faygate, RH12 4SH · Telephone 01293 851539
The Holmbush Inn is a friendly, family-run pub with wooden floors, exposed brick walls and two fireplaces. There is a restaurant/dining area at one end of the bar and several comfy sofas at the other end. Beers include Fullers London Pride and usually at least one local ale. The pub is known for its traditional, home-cooked menu [Mum's Specials!].
There is a garden to one side of the pub, parking on the other side, and there is easy access to Faygate railway station [trains from Horsham]. The pub is open all day on Friday and Saturday but closed on Sunday evening.
OS Map: Landranger 187 · Map reference TQ 217 344
Suggested cycling routes from here
There are some quiet roads between Faygate and Rusper. Come out of the pub and turn left along Faygate Lane. Rusper is 2 miles [3.5 km] from Faygate in a direct route but there is also a circle of quiet country lanes between Faygate, Lambs Green and Rusper.
Cycle back to Horsham via Rusper, Friday Street [the Royal Oak] and Langhurstwood Road.
or St Leonard's Forest near Colgate has some good off-road bridleways and tracks.