13 October 2010
Last Updated: 18 September 2013
Forest Row, East Sussex
DESIGNER: Unknown, 1888
GREEN FEES: Summer up to October 31 £65 week days, £80 weekends; Winter (Nov 1-Mar 31) £45 week days, £60 weekends.
CONTACT: 01342 822018, www.royalashdown.co.uk
CLUB COMMENT: No changes.
One of the 25 courses listed in our first ranking in 1982, it has never slipped from the league. Remarkably the course has not a single bunker on it – but that doesn’t mean it is easy. The mature forest and thick heather make accuracy off the tee absolutely essential.