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2 Bed Character Cottage & Garden in South Downs

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2 Bed Character Cottage & Garden in South Downs

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4 guests2 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Indoor fireplace
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
92% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Beautiful 1500s traditional 2 bedroom cottage with garden in the heart of the picturesque village of Wilmington, (famous for giant chalk figure known as "The Long Man of Wilmington"). The village is nestled in the South Downs National Park.

Wilmington is 5 miles from the historic town of Lewes and 7 miles to Eastbourne.


Indoor Fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 bunk bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 7PM and check out out by 2PM


17 Reviews

Harry User Profile
October 2018
Beautiful, comfortable, character cottage with fantastic fireplace, in pretty, quiet village. Superb walking in local area.
Jane User Profile
October 2018
A lovely cottage in a great location near the Sussex Downs. There is a really beautiful garden and the village pub is nearby!
Steve User Profile
September 2018
What a beautiful and charming cottage, and an ideal place to relax and unwind. We stayed here for two nights and loved everything about this place. From the uneven floors and low beamed ceilings, to the interesting and antique decor and furnishings, to the relaxed and gentle pace…
Nichola User Profile
August 2018
This is a really cosy, characterful cottage, in a very peaceful, pretty village with beautiful Downland walks from the door. There are lots of thoughtful touches to make you feel at home right away, from the well equipped kitchen to the books and DVDs. The owners gave clear, he…
Chris User Profile
August 2018
What an amazing cottage. We spent two nights here while in the area for a wedding and it was a great choice. The cottage is steeped in history and we thoroughly enjoyed staying in it. The local pub is great for both food and drinks and the local area is perfect for walking.
Eleanor User Profile
July 2018
If you’re looking for a peaceful weekend in the country then we can’t recommend this cottage enough. We booked it quite last minute and David and Nova replied immediately and were great at staying in touch. The cottage is very cute and has everything you need. It was very clean a…
Alex User Profile
June 2018
We had such a nice time in this place, Wilmington is a beautiful village and the famous Long Man is just a few minutes walk up the hill. A truly spectacular location with a pub at the bottom of the road and rolling hills all around. The cottage itself is like stepping back in tim…

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England, United KingdomJoined in May 2015
David User Profile
19 Reviews
Hi! Thanks for looking at our cottage - we hope you decide to come and stay. After some years of being blessed with living in the cottage we decided to let other people enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this lovely Sussex cottage, dating back over 500 years. We still live in…
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