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THE LOFT, cosy apartment, first floor, parking

1 of 13Bedroom
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Playden, Rye, East Sussex, England
Humphries Cross is a large Edwardian country house in an idyllic location, set in 15 acres of gardens and grounds surrounded by farmland in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Victorian portion of the house, which was the original farmhouse, dates back to the early 1800's. This has now been separated from the main house and recently refurbished into three stylish and tranquil self catering apartments.

The Loft, situated on the first floor, has been recently renovated and offers a comfortable and quiet stay on the first floor of this Victorian farmhouse.

The open plan living and kitchen/dining area, double bedroom and en suite bathroom, with toilet, sink and shower over the bath, are welcoming and cosy with functional facilities. The Apartment also has its own private parking space.

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Listing #HL7027082
About the Owner
Lucy E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
We live in the main house so are available throughout your stay, should you need us.
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Humphries Cross Apartments turned out to be a really excellent choice for a short Easter break, with my partner. We stayed in 'The Loft' which is beautifully presented - clean and tidy throughout, and (in cold weather) nice and warm. The 'Welcome Pack' is the...More

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Lucye1352, VR Owner at THE LOFT, cosy apartment, first floor, parking, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you leaving a wonderful, detailed review. We are so glad you enjoyed your weekend break and look forward to welcoming you back at some point in the future.

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Humphries cross apartments are wonderful set in beautiful countryside. We stay in the loft which is very well equipped and beautifully furnished, there is always a great welcome basket full of essentials and a luxuarys, Lucy and Stuart are brilliant hosts helpful and considerate. Can't...More

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Lucye1352, VR Owner at THE LOFT, cosy apartment, first floor, parking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for our wonderful review and for the chocolates. It was very kind of you. We very much look forward to seeing both next year.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had a great, yet brief stay at the loft. The owners are extremely welcoming and really went above and beyond, leaving a very nice "welcome package" for us and were very friendly and helpful in all our interactions with them. The house is in...More

Thank AndrewP770
Lucye1352, VR Owner at THE LOFT, cosy apartment, first floor, parking, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We truly appreciate it. We would love to welcome you back on your next visit.

  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No smoking inside the buildings but fine around the gardens and grounds.
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
* Humphries Cross is in Iden Village in Rye - a pretty village mentioned in the doomsday book, with its dog friendly pub, local shop, post office and church, all within walking distance from the property. The annual Summer fete is always popular.
* The centre of the Medieval Cinque Port town of Rye is only 2 miles away. Once surrounded by sea, it is a fortified hilltop town with cobbled streets and well known for its antique shops, tea rooms, restaurants, Rye Nature Reserve, fresh fish caught from the quayside and lovely cycle routes along the coastline. It has weekly markets and popular festivals such as Rye Bay Scallop Festival, Medieval Siege of Rye and Bonfire Parade with flaming torches and fire works.
Getting around
We have a local bus service that stops at the end of our driveway, taking you to Tenterden and Rye. Rye has a train station which goes to Hastings and Ashford, with easy access to London. Rye also has a main bus station with transport to all the surrounding areas.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: London Gatwick: 98.0 km
Railway: Rye train station: 4.9 km
Ferry: Dover: 66.0 km
As you enter Iden village from Rye, Humphries Cross driveway can be found on the left hand side next to the 30mph speed sign. We have a walled entrance.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.8 km.
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