Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This attractive period, two double bedroom, maisonette is ideally located in the heart of Battle town centre with views overlooking the high street to the front and open countryside to the rear.
A perfect base to explore the beauty and history of Kent and East Sussex and within walking distance of unique boutiques, gift, home and antique shops plus a good selection of cafes, pubs and restaurants.
This beautifully furnished Victorian character property offers comfortable and spacious accommodation with all mod-cons.
The lounge is bright and stylish with a large comfy leather sofa combined with period furniture and modern accessories including a flat screen TV, Ipod dock, DVD player and wi-fi.
The fully fitted kitchen has been designed as the hub of the house with a central dining table seating six people as well as all the essential accessories and appliances making this property feel like a home from home.
The separate bathroom, with shower plus two separate WC's is a rare luxury for a two bedroom property.
There is a small courtyard with a table and four chairs..
Entrance hall with stairs leading to first floor landing.
Double aspect lounge with views over the high street, large leather sofa, two armchairs, flat screen TV, DVD player.
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of fitted units, electric cooker with double oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, toaster etc. Dining table and chairs to seat six people.
Bathroom with full size bath with shower attachment and hand wash basin.
Separate WC with hand wash basin.
Bedroom one with views over the high street, king-size bed, dressing table and fitted wardrobes.
Bedroom two with views over open countryside, twin beds, fitted wardrobes and feature fireplace.
Separate WC with hand wash basin.
There is a small secure courtyard as you enter the property with a table and chairs for four people.
Access to the property is via a twittern (hence the name), with a range of individual shops including a 50's lunch bar, a hairdressers, a wine cellar, a florists and a beauty salon.
Please note that access is permitted through the courtyard for two other properties however in practice this is rarely used.
Parking permit for public car park with one minutes walk from the property.
Gas central heating
Wi-fi, Satellite TV, DVD player.
Bedlinen and bath towels included. Beds made up on arrival.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gatwick 75 km, Nearest railway: Battle 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The South East England region
Just a few miles south of Battle is the old town of Hastings, famous as a smugglers rest and old fishing port. There you will find quaint streets lined with historic buildings, antique shops, unique boutiques, cafes, restaurants and traditional pubs. The local fishermen sell their daily catch from wooden huts on the seafront, The recent Jerwood gallery houses a collection of 20th and 21st century British art.
Other places of interest nearby include the historic town of Rye with it's cobbled streets, the art deco De La Warr Pavillion in Bexhill, Bodium Castle, Pashley Manor Gardens, Michelham Priory, Herstmonceux Castle, Bedgebury National Pinetum, and Penshurst Place and Gardens.
Family attractions include Drusillas Wildlife Park, Knockhatch Adventure Park, Middle Farm, Blue Reef Aquarium, Bewl Water, Kent & Sussex Steam Railway, Smugglers Adventure, the Observatory Science Centre and Yesterdays World in Battle.
Battle has a mainline railway station with trains running regularly to Royal Tunbridge Wells, Central London and Hastings.
The historical town of Battle in East Sussex is seven miles from the coastal town of Hastings and gets it's name from the 1066 Battle of Hastings. The striking abbey and battleground founded by William the Conquerer is now an English Heritage site and this amongst other local historical sites is an attractive and interesting place to visit.
Battle is a small character town with an array of shops, amenities and eating places. Within a few seconds walk of the property you will find individual boutiques, gift, home and antique shops, take-away food, an Italian restaurant, a French-style restaurant, a delicatessen, a butchers, a supermarket, banks, plus numerous pubs, bars and cafes. There is a market square that hosts a weekly market as well as a monthly farmers market.