About this listing
Beautifully renovated self-contained annex on the outskirts of the Ashdown Forest.
Ground Floor - Double bedroom and bathroom with new Hotpoint washer-dryer.
Upstairs - Large open plan living room and kitchen, sofa, 2 arm chairs, 32” LED TV / DVD.
Beautifully renovated detached annex on the outskirts of the Ashdown Forest in East Sussex. The Annex is adjacent to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's childhood home, Windlesham Manor.
Less than 2 miles from the centre of Crowborough and approx. 8 miles to the centre of Tunbridge Wells. Crowborough Beacon Golf Club is within walking distance.
1 double bed but a ‘Zed Bed’ can be made available upon prior request and can therefore accommodate sleeping 3.
Private off road parking available.
If Host is not available to meet then key box will be mounted to the wall. A code will be supplied to get the key.
Interaction with guests
Host can be available to discuss local activities, pubs and restaurants. Great pubs include:
The Hurstwood - High Hurstwood
The Nevill Crest and Gun - Eridge
The Lamb - Piltdown
The Wheatsheaf - Crowboroough
Very close to Tunbridge Wells which is great for shopping and socialising.
Being based on the outskirts of the Ashdown Forest opens up the opportunity for country walks and pursuits in stunning scenery. For those looking to enjoy the clean air and some relaxation this is a great area with numerous spa's and plenty of gentle leisure activities including walking to the pub. For guests that are looking for something more energetic there are numerous activity centres, the road and off road cycling is great, there are numerous golf courses within a short distance and Crowborough Beacon Golf Club is within Walking distance.
Places of Interest include Leeds Castle, Battle Abbey, Scotney Castle, Sissinghurst & Great Dixter, Charleston Manor Farmhouse- home to the Bloomsbury Group. National Trust properties including Bodiam Castle, Nymans, Petworth, Standen, Batemans- home of Rudyard Kipling, Sheffield Park & Garden and Monks House- Virgina Woolf's country retreat.
Ideally located for visiting Glyndebourne opera house, cycling on the Cuckoo trail for families or more serious cycling, golf at The East Sussex National, Piltdown or Crowborough, riding or walking at Ashdown Forest.
Visit the coast at Brighton, Eastbourne, Cooden or beautiful Birling Gap & The Seven Sisters or Camber Sands and the antique shops in Rye. The historic country town of Lewes is home to Lewes Castle, Anne of Cleeves' House and well- known eatery Bills.
Host can offer transport from Crowborough Station subject to prior requested and availability.
The 29 bus passes the end of our lane every half hour both ways. This is the route between Tunbridge Wells and Brighton passing through Lewes and Uckfield.
Trains from Crowborough Station go directly to London Bridge and trains from Tunbridge Wells to Charing Cross Station. It is possible to get to London Victoria from both by changing en route.
Other things to note
BBQ facilities and fresh eggs available from the host's chickens upon prior request.
Dogs maybe allowed upon prior request in the summer months.
No Smoking inside
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.