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The Lodge
East Sussex

The Lodge, Battle, East Sussex

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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £330.00 - 595.00

Detached converted Lodge located alone in peaceful, picturesque rural countryside and woodland, with many walks. The Lodge is sited at end of 'No Through Road' with no passing traffic. Good local Pub with good food 10 minutes walk.

Many events, AIR SHOWS, GARDENS , FETES CASTLES , ,GLYNDEBOURNE AND MORE all local. The Lodge is comfortably furnished with accommodation comprising of a double bedroom and single bed in the large lounge; An entrance hall leading into a lounge/living area with panoramic views.There is an office area off the entrance porch.

A. shower room with toilet and hand basin; well equipped kitchen with washing machine. Outside there is also a large private secure well fenced garden and a sunny breakfast area.

There is also ample off-road parking. The Lodge is located at the centre of a network of footpaths and bridleways that cross the local forests and farmland with its abundant wildlife, BIRDWATCHING IS MAGNIFICENT HERE!, wonderful scenery and features including the follies built by 'Mad Jack' Fuller in the 1800s. Within a short travelling distance there are many places to visit - 3 miles away is Batemans House, Rudyard Kipling's home, author of the Jungle Book.

Several castles are within easy reach amongst them being, Pevensey Castle, Herstmonceux Castle and Bodiam Castle, whilst several renowned gardens are nearby, including Great Dixter and Sissinghurst Castle. In the nearby picturesque town of Battle the Abbey marks the site of the battle in 1066 when William of Normandy defeated Harold to become King of England. The Abbey holds events throughout the year celebrating its historic connections.

A number of agricultural shows, crafts fairs and other local events occur throughout the year and can provide an interesting distraction. The coast is also within easy reach with large sandy beaches at Normans Bay and, slightly further afield at Camber Sands on Romney Marsh and the charming old port of Rye. Rye Harbour Nature reserve is also a popular attraction for birdwatchers visiting the area.

Lambs and Deer abundant in the area. There is much good fishing nearby. Bewl Water and Powdermill Reservoir and others.

Good Trout and Bass fishing.Eastbourne Marina very near. Cats and Dogs are safe and happy here.

There are many good safe walks and there is a famous International Cat Rescue Centre very near. The local railway provides a link to London, with a journey time of just over an hour. Pets Welcome GBP 25 per pet per week

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


Location Type

Car Required

1 Double Bedroom
1 Single Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Shower

Washing Machine
Coffee Machine

CD Player
DVD Player

Leisure Equipment
Patio Furniture

Garden/Terrace/Play area
Private garden
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area

Parking available
Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
Horse Riding
Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Brightling, St Thomas a Becket Church - 1.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bateman's - 2.5 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Battle Museum of Local History - 5.9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Herstmonceux Castle - 5.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Battle Abbey - 6.1 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Pashley Manor Gardens - 6.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Merriments Garden - 6.8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Brede High Woods - 8.4 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Bodiam, St Giles Church - 8.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bodiam Castle - 8.6 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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