Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
The Escape is the perfect place to relax and unwind, offering modern, fully equipped accommodation with a cosy familiar feel.
At The Escape you can relax in front of the Log burner, cook a meal in a fully fitted kitchen or enjoy the hospitality of The Cock Inn 100m away. The Cock, a 16th century coaching inn, has an atmospheric bar, inglenook fireplace and lots of history. The menu is extensive and good value for money.
The Escape is surrounded by fields, with a footpath to picturesque Barcombe Mills passing the gate. Walkers are within a short drive of the South Downs National Park, the South Downs Way and the Ashdown Forest, making this a wonderful base for walking breaks.
Glyndebourne is 2.5km away, so a visit to the Opera could be combined with the historic town of Lewes, offering a Norman Castle, Priory and Anne of Cleves House.
With Brighton only 1/2 hours drive away, The Escape is an ideal place to explore this cosmopolitan whether for its Regency history or vibrant night life
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Brighton or Seaford 15 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: London Gatwick 50 km, Nearest railway: Lewes 4 km|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
The South East England region
The South East of England offers a wide variety of Attractions in close proximity. The glorious countryside of the South Downs and the Weald are on your doorstep and London is only an hours train ride away.
Sussex offers picturesque villages, cosmopolitan towns, traditional seaside resorts, stately homes and beautiful gardens, all within 50km of Lewes.
The county town of Lewes, has historic connections with Simon de Montfort and the English Civil War. It has a medieval Castle and Priory and was the home of Anne of Cleeves, wife of Henry VIII.
Lewes has a good selection of interesting independent shops and restaurants. Especially worth a visit are Harveys Brewery shop with Brewery tour and Bills restaurant in the Cliffe High Street.
The Bonfire night celebrations on November 5th are world renowned. The fancy dress processions and Fireworks are a sight unrepeated in England.
Lewes Artwave festival is late August - early September annually.
Ringmer village has a small shopping centre near the village green, with an dependant butchers and bakers and also an small spermarket. Waitrose and Tesco can be found in Lewes.
Ringmer has a swimming pool and there is a well equipped leisure centre in Lewes. Golf can be played on the Downs in Lewes or at East Sussex National course 10 minutes away.
Glyndebourne Opera, Firle Place and Charleston Manor, home of the Bloomsbury Set, are all within a short drive.