Orchard barn has under floor heating throughout. The spacious oak kitchen is well equipped with a dual fuel Range cooker, fridge and dish washer. Ample glasses, cutlery, crockery and serving dishes are supplied with a lovely chunky solid oak table and chairs. The Kitchen looks out to the courtyard where you can open the double glazed doors and enjoy your time reading the paper or socializing with friends in the beautiful suntrap with a view down to the Isle of Wight.
In the utility room is a place to store your boots after a wonderful walk around the surrounding area. Also in this room is a fridge freezer microwave, washing machine and a tumbler dryer.
Off the kitchen is the snug, where you can take some time out and read a book or try a jig saw puzzle there is also free wifi connection in the barn. There is a separate cloakroom just off the snug.
The open plan sitting and dining area has a small slope entering from the snug. The sitting area is a cosy area with low ceilings and soft lighting with a wood burning stove (wood provided), sofas, a wide screen digital TV, a blu-ray DVD player and an I pod dock. The large oak table in the dining area can seat 10.
The dual aspect glazed doors open onto the secluded patio and garden at the rear of the property and the courtyard at the front.
Both ground floor bedrooms have views out to the patio and orchard at the back, one has an en-suite with shower, basin and toilet, the other has a wet room with shower and disabled facilities. The spacious wet room offers a two headed shower, WC with supports and two basins. The two bedrooms on the first floor are approached by two separate stair cases. They both have en- suite bathrooms with a bath and basin and wc.
All bedrooms have super king beds which can also be made in to twin 3ft beds. All Linen and towels are provided.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Hayling Island|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton, Nearest railway: Havant|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Orchard Barn is well equipped to help make your stay more relaxing. The ground floor is heated by under floor heating with thermostats in every room for your comfort. We have installed solar panels to heat the water for 75% of the year. We have also installed a rain water harvester which is used to flush the toilets.
Outside on the patios there are garden tables and chairs and a gas Barbecue
The Garden is fenced so it is safe for small children and dogs to roam.
Bikes are available to hire locally .
|Further details outdoors|
The south east facing rear garden is grassed down and very private, there is also a patio with garden chairs and table and a large gas barbecue. Out of the kitchen doors there is another patio which gets the evening sunshine and there is another set of garden furniture.
There are many beautiful walks right on the doorstep and some challenging cycle rides for the more adventurous.
Orchard Barn is just a few miles from the historic city of Chichester and many attractions including the Goodwood Estate with its Horse racing, Festival of Speed and The Revival, The Historic Dock yard at Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight to name a few.
There is ample parking for 4 cars.
Orchard Barn is Friday - Friday changeover. Long weekends (Friday - Monday) and short breaks(Monday - Friday) are available from September - June. Minimum stay 3 nights.
Orchard Barn is close to many interesting places to visit. The national trust property of Up Park House is on the doorstep. Goodwood with its racing, Festival of Speed and Revival is about 8 miles away.
Portsmouth with its historic ships and ferry ports to the Isle of wight and France is 16 miles.
Fishbourne Roman Palace is 8 miles down the road.
Situated just off the South Downs the quite hamlet of Up Marden, is near Chichester, West Sussex, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and the National Park.
The nearest pub is 2 miles away in either direction.
There are many very good places to eat in a ten mile radius.