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Lavender Yard

Ticehurst, Sussex
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing on site / nearby
Romantic
Parking on site / nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Fantastic local walks straight from the property in a pretty village location
  • Within walking distance of the village pubs and shops
  • Close to Pashley Manor Gardens, Bewl Water and Batemans, the former home of Rudyard Kipling
Property code: 79495

This cosy cottage is in an idyllic location and ideally suited for walkers and couples wanting to explore the abundance of historic towns and Sussex coastline, just a short distance away.

Ideally situated in the pretty East Sussex village of Ticehurst, with easy access to several good pubs makes this a great place for exploring the Kent and Sussex countryside. Enjoy cycling around Bewl Waters and Bedgebury Pinetum Forest. Those looking to soak up the local culture can enjoy a visit to Batemans, the former home of Rudyard Kipling or nearby Scotney Castle. Keen walkers can take advantage of numerous footpaths that lead straight from the front door and criss cross the beautiful High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Ideally located for keen gardeners with Pashley Manor Gardens, King John’s Nursery and Great Dixter House & Gardens all within a short drive of the cottage and those wishing to venture slightly further afield, a trip to the coastal towns of Bexhill, Hastings, Eastbourne and Rye makes for a great day out.

A private pathway leads up to this pretty cottage which is located in the owner’s grounds. Enter the front door into a bright and airy lounge/kitchen/diner. The cosy lounge area is the perfect place to curl up on the sofa after a busy day exploring and catch up on your favourite TV programmes on the TV or relax with a good book. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and washing machine, perfect for preparing romantic meals which can then be enjoyed at the dining table and chairs. The bedroom offers a sumptuous double bed and the property is completed with an en-suite shower room with shower and WC.

Heading outside there is a pretty courtyard garden which guests will have sole use of and is the perfect sun trap for enjoying alfresco meals at the patio table and chairs. There is private parking for two cars.

  • 1 bedroom – double
  • 1 shower room with shower room and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and washing machine
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • Pubs, restaurant and shops within walking distance
  • TV in the lounge
  • Regret no children (babes in arms welcome)
  • Courtyard garden with sole use for guests and privacy is assured
  • Due to the village location a car is essential as taxi's and public transport are limited
  • Arrival: 15:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Jackie Hammond

This property joined our collection in 2020 and is managed by Jackie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 15 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Frances, 28th April 2024

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Reviewed by Robert, 19th April 2024

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An exceptional cottage. Could not have been better. We appreciated the fruit in the bowl and the milk in the fridge on arrival. The cottage was very clean and comfortable and all amenities were extremely well thought out

Reviewed by Janet, 5th October 2023

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A comfort, clean, well maintained property in a quiet area. Owners were very welcoming and helpful with lots of useful information on the local area. The milk and fruit waiting on arrival were most welcome. Thank you for an excellent visit.

Reviewed by Joy, 15th September 2023

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Reviewed by Patrick, 28th July 2023

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Reviewed by David, 14th July 2023

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Reviewed by Joanne, 23rd June 2023

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Lavender Yard is a wonderful holiday property. Well thought out and comfortable with everything you need while you are away from home. The patio area is a relaxing place to sit after a busy day visiting National Trust properties, numerous gardens, preserved Steam Railways in the near vicinity. Brighton and Hastings are both an easy train ride away Read moreif you didn't feel like the drive. Les and Maggie, the milk and fruit were a lovely thought, we throughly enjoyed our week. Hide

Reviewed by David, 2nd June 2023

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Stayed in this delightful property from 2nd June to 9th June. Very warm welcome by Les and Maggie and the milk and fresh fruit was very much appreciated. The property was absolutely immaculate, spotlessly clean and very well equipped. It is ideally located for many National Trust properties and various locations of interest. We visited Batemans NT,Read more Scotney Castle NT, Sissinghurst Castle NT, Pashley Manor Gardens. Would recommend Rye, and Hastings Old Town. All in all a perfect holiday! Hide

Reviewed by Alan, 12th May 2023

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Ideal location for couple to explore the nearby NT houses and famous gardens all within easy reach.

Reviewed by Christopher, 7th October 2022

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Reviewed by James, 23rd September 2022

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We enjoyed a superb stay at Lavender Yard. The cottage was most comfortable, well equipped and in a lovely village with excellent opportunities for walking, eating out or using the bus. Our hosts, Les and Maggie, were delightful and made us very welcome. The milk and fruit on our arrival were much appreciated.

Reviewed by Geoffrey, 2nd September 2022

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We were welcomed with a helpful explanation of the facilities. Towels, tea towels, provided. Good single story accommodation quietly situated behind the owners house, we had the use of the patio garden between, they kept their blinds closed for our privacy, which was very thoughtful. Parking in front of their house and access by a side path. On theRead more outskirts of a pleasant small village with a convenience store and other shops, and pubs. Hide

Reviewed by Paul, 12th August 2022

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Reviewed by Valerie, 8th July 2022

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Lovely cottage, just right for a couple. Good off road parking.

Reviewed by Ian, 10th June 2022

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For us it was great, good location for our needs on this trip as we used to live nearby and knew the area well. Handy for Ticehurst village with good facilities and links in all directions.

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