Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Winchelsea Cottage is a lovely comfortable 4 star Sussex holiday cottage with a beautiful garden, close to the sea. Situated in picturesque historic Winchelsea, there is lots to do and see and yet in the heart of rolling Sussex countryside.
This lovely newly refurbished Sussex holiday cottage would make an ideal place to holiday. Set in the heart of the beautiful and very historic town of Winchelsea, you are within an easy walk of everything, and yet the stunning Sussex downland countryside is just a couple of streets away – a real walkers paradise!
The owners of this Sussex holiday cottage have lovingly restored the interior and this holiday house has remained in the same family since it was built so the cottage exudes warmth and charm. Winchelsea is within a few miles of the renowned smugglers town of Rye and also the stunning mile long sandy beaches of Camber. So whether you are looking for a beach holiday, a short break in a wonderfully historic place or a vacation in a truly English setting, this house would be ideal for you!
The double fronted Sussex holiday cottage is beautifully furnished inside with leather sofas in the sitting room grouped around the gas fireplace giving a lovely cosy feel to the room. Original black and white photos mix with union jack cushions and quirky mirrors to give the room a really vibrant feel.
The kitchen is very well equipped and also charming with space to relax and enjoy a meal after a busy day sight seeing or at the beach. There is a small rear extension, ideal for storage that leads out into the garden. Upstairs there are three good sized rooms.
There is a really good sized garden which would be ideal for a family game or just to relax and enjoy a glass of wine.
All in all this would be a comfortable and relaxing Sussex holiday home in a wonderful location with so much to see and do!
The cottage has been rated 4 star by Visit England.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Winchelsea Beach 3.2 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gatwick 110.6 km, Nearest railway: Winchelsea 1.1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors||
This Sussex holiday cottage is approached through the front door into a hallway. There are space for coats and boots and a guest cloakroom. The house has gas central heating.
The sitting room in this Sussex holiday house is a light and airy room with two leather sofas grouped around the fireplace with gas fire, ideal for those chilly evenings or to enhance the already cosy atmosphere of this charming room. There is a TV, digibox, dvd, radio and CD player.
The kitchen breakfast room is charming with cream painted units, electric hob, electric oven, extractor fan, fridge, freezer, washing machine and separate dryer. The dining is for up to 6 and pretty blue and white china set the scene. Steps lead down into the lean to conservatory with door to the garden.
Upstairs there are three bedrooms. There are two good sized double rooms, both with queen size double beds, fitted wardrobes with hanging and shelving, bedside tables and lamps. The third bedroom has a single bed, chest of drawers, bedside table and lamp.
The bathroom has been well fitted with bath, shower over, towel rail and basin. There is a separate cloakroom.
|Further details outdoors||
Steps lead down into the lean to conservatory with door to the garden.
Refundable security deposit of £100 is payable.
Short breaks accepted
Booking fee of £26.40 payable
The South East England region
Sussex is a county in South East England which has a long coastal area. The coastal towns include Hastings, Brighton, Worthing and Bognor.
The weather in Sussex is some of the best in Great Britain: it has on average more sunshine than any other mainland county.
This lovely Sussex self catering holiday cottage is in the heart of the historic town of Winchelsea on the Downs in Sussex. The town is steeped in history being one of the largest ports on the south coast in early medieval times. The Sussex town is approached through an original 13th century arch and most of the cottages in the Sussex town have cellars where smuggled brandy was stored! And at certain times of the year, you can even have a tour of some of these smugglers haunts. The holiday cottage is near to the towns stunning medieval church, part of which is now a ruin, and Spike Milligan is buried there. There are a really good range of shops, restaurants and pubs in this enchanting town, all within an easy walk.
The wonderful Sussex sandy beaches of Winchelsea and Camber are within a few minutes of this self catering holiday cottage in Sussex, with miles of sand and lots of water sports – lessons are available for a fun day in Sussex!
Rye, too, with its winding cobbled streets, antique shops and tea shops is well worth a visit during your stay at this holiday cottage in Sussex.
Further inland away from this holiday cottage in Sussex there are several National Trust places to visit, including Sissinghurst in Kent and Bodiam Castle in Sussex.
For more ideas please visit our ‘things to do’ section on our website.