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Adjoining small cottage to grade 2 listed farmhouse

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Handlye Farmhouse Annexe
1 of 16Handlye Farmhouse Annexe
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Cooksbridge, Lewes, East Sussex, England
Very attractive newly converted annexe to listed 400 year old Sussex farmhouse on the outskirts of Barcombe village, just 4. Miles from the county town of Lewes, The accommodation comprises of a double bedroom ,kitchen diner and showeroom wc on the ground floor,with staircase to lounge above ,glazed door to oak balcony with fantastic far reaching views to Glyndebourne.,and open fields surrounded by woodland..The property is just 15 mins walk from the village centre which has a post office and stores,together with a fine public house offering good food. Barcombe Mills and the Anchor pub with its boating is just a 5min drive .The city of Brighton with all its attractions is 25 mins drive, Goodwood motor racing circuit about 50 mins by car..please note that we have many birds including peacocks,ducks,geese,chickens,doves etc,and although ve... Read more
Listing #HL7136488
About the Owner
Robin B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2016
Interaction with guests
When you arrive by car,drive into the gravel drive and park alongside the cottage,named Robins Rest. The access is via the large old Oak door to your left. If we can be of any help at any time just knock on the door to the main house.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Robin and Christine have done a great job with this cottage and were brilliant hosts which made it an excellent base for our week in Sussex. Going up to the lounge in the morning to find peacocks sitting on the deck rails looking in through...More

Thank RexMNZ
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Reviewed 20 September 2018


Robin B, VR Owner at Adjoining small cottage to grade 2 listed farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018


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Reviewed 4 September 2018

I booked Robins Rest in September 2017 not really knowing what to expect but we were Just thrilled with the cottage and the beautiful garden and such a very warm welcome from Robin and Christine .Thank you both so much for making us feel so...More

Thank jan5norfolkuk
Robin B, VR Owner at Adjoining small cottage to grade 2 listed farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Janet and Brian, thanks so very much for your welcome comments. Christine and I are so pleased you both had such a great time.The chicks are doing well and missing you already! Love to see you again. Robin and Chris. X

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
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  • Damage Deposit: $187 / stay - Deposit
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How to get there
Airport: Gatwick Airport: 38.0 km
Railway: Lewes: 7.0 km
Ferry: Newhaven: 17.0 km
Heading north on the A275 from Lewes.travel approx 3 miles until reaching the Rainbow public house on the right. Turn right at pub signposted Barcombe, go up deadman tree hill and down the other side, and turn right to Barcombe village, Handlye Farm will be seen on the right after approx 300 yards.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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