Relax in luxury in this beautiful barn conversion with your own private hot tub, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Hale Barn is a truly stunning, 250 year old, restored timber framed listed Sussex barn. Complete with a luxurious hot tub, and patio seating area, which looks out to the beautiful Sussex countryside. There is also a covered, paved veranda. Internally, enjoy the exposed beams, vaulted ceilings, galleried landing, a cosy log burner and the solid oak extendable table in the dining room comfortably seats 8. Situated in its own grounds on a working 56-acre family run farm, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the Weald Way and head of the Cuckmere Valley, it is the perfect location for exploring the South Downs Country Park, The High Weald and the beautiful sunshine coast either by car, cycling or walking. Guests are welcome to meet the farms residents which include donkeys, ponies, rare breed pigs, pygmy goats, pedigree flocks of Lleyn and Ryeland sheep, and also assist with feeding the free range poultry and pigs. During the summer months, guests can join a Forest School session (additional charge by arrangement). Visit Farleys House and Gallery (open Sundays between April and October), home of surrealist photographer Lee Miller and artist Roland Penrose. Cycle or walk the picturesque Cuckoo Trail – the former Cuckoo Line railway track that runs from Heathfield to Eastbourne Park. Drusillas Zoo Park, Herstmonceux Observatory Science Centre and the beautiful Michelham Priory and Gardens make for great days out. The coast at Eastbourne is approximately a 20 minute drive and Brighton a 35-minute drive. Fishing and golf are available locally. Catering by arrangement, and the farm provides local produce. Beach 10 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
5 steps to front entrance, 2 steps to rear entrance.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner, 40’’ Smart TV, vaulted ceiling and beams.
Dining area: With vaulted ceiling and tiled floor.
Kitchen area: With electric double oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, wine chiller, dishwasher, coffee machine and tiled floor.
Utility room/Cloakroom: With fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and toilet.
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Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed, 32’’ Freeview TV and en-suite with bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
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Bedroom 3: With double bed and beams.
Bedroom 4: With twin beds and beams.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Ground source underfloor central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack. Covered veranda with garden furniture and gas barbecue. 56-acre grounds (shared with owner and other properties on site). Hot tub for 8 (private). Private parking for 6 cars; additional parking by arrangement. No smoking. Please note: There are some low doorways on the first floor. This property has a security deposit of £150.
16/11/17 - 3 & 4 night Short Breaks amended to 80%2 dogs only. There are 2 low doorways on the first floor and oak open tread stairs to the first floor. A Security Deposit of £150 is payable prior to arrival, this will be returned 7 days after departure, if all is left as found. Fishing available at Horam Manor Fisheries, £5 per rod. Night fishing £20 for 24 hours by arrangement, licence required. 5 steps leading upto the property, with 2 steps ftrom the rear entrance.Get the full listing »