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Shorthorn Cottage

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15 reviews
Inside the front door lounge/diner with woodburning stove
Looking towards entrance & dining table see door of old hay loft centre top this is now a bedroo
lounge area
lounge area
Kitchen area
bedroom 2 ground floor
bedroom 1 ground floor ensuite through centre door
bedroom 1
bedroom 1
bedroom 1
bedroom 3 upstairs
bedroom 2 with 2 beds third bed stowed under a bed
bedroom 3
Bedroom 1 ensuite
Bathroom 2
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Heathfield, East Sussex, England
Shorthorn Cottage is a superbly converted cow byre 150 years old with mellow sandstone, brick and beams making it a wonderful holiday home.

Beautifully furnished with brick hearth and wooden flooring, the accommodation enjoys glorious peaceful surroundings on a rural Sussex farm. There is a woodland walk for about 2 miles around the farm and many walks on the local footpaths.

We allow dogs
About the Owner, David C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 35 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL370329
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

This was our 7th visit to these cottages but our first stay in Shorthorn and it is just as lovely as Friesan Cottage. The cottages are very well equipped with everything you could possibly need. They are clean, comfortable, bright and you feel at home and relaxed from the moment you walk through the door. We arrived to a welcome...

Management response:

It is delightful to have families like you to enjoy all we have in East Sussex


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1 review
Reviewed 29 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Thank you David we had a lovely time at Shorthorn Cottage. Great holiday home as it had everything you need. Really enjoyed sitting by the log burner with my family.

Management response:

I am pleased you had a good break and things went well David


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win e
1 review
Reviewed 1 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We arrived at the cottage and was greeted with fresh flowers and a bottle of wine. the cottage is located with courtyard parking and was in a idyllic setting in the Sussex countryside. The layout of the cottage is very friendly and inviting, we did feel quite at home from opening the door and the pictures online are a accurate...

Management response:

I am glad that you had a good break we do our best to keep the cottage up to scratch and we seem to be having a lovely summer David


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  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    5 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 294
31 Mar 2018 -
25 May 2018
Spring 2018
4 nights
R 1 294
R 8 638
26 May 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
Late spring break
7 nights --
R 10 906
2 Jun 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
June 2018
7 nights --
R 8 772
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We do 4 day breaks in the low season if required
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About the neighbourhood
Sussex is a large county along the south east coast of England popular with visitors since 1066
Car advised
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 17.0 km.
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