Densford Cottage - Holiday Cottage, South Downs, Sussex

Densford Cottage is a pretty end-terrace cottage situated in the picturesque conservation village of Amberley, regarded as one of the most beautiful villages in England. Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the foot of the South Downs within the South Downs National Park.

The village has wonderful views of the Amberley Wildbrooks nature reserve, a Site of Special Scientific Interest on the flood plain of the River Arun, where cattle graze amongst the migrating birds. Amberley has many historic buildings and thatched cottages and is just a three minute walk to the 900 year old church which adjoins the 11th century Amberley Castle, now a renowned hotel set in stunning grounds with superb dining (booking is advised). The village also has a tearoom (seasonal), a pottery and local shop with a post office.There are two local pubs within a three minute drive.

Check in/ Checkout Times

Check in: 4:00 pm | Check out: 10:00 am

Accommodation Description

Ground Floor:
Sitting room
With a wood burning stove, television and DVD player.
Dining area
With dining table seating four guests and two steps up to the kitchen.
With an electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and with french doors to the rear garden.
Utility room
With a washer/dryer
With a bath and hand-held shower attachment, wash basin and WC.

Steep stairs with narrow tread to the first floor.

First Floor:
Bedroom one

With a 4'6 bed and en-suite shower room.
En-suite shower room
With shower, wash basin and WC.
Bedroom two
With twin single beds.

Fully enclosed rear garden with patio. Barbecue and garden furniture.
There is a pond in the garden which is unfenced and there is also a drop behind the wall at the end of the garden, please ensure that children are supervised at all times.

Additional Information:
Sorry, no pets.
There is a pond in the garden which is unfenced and there is also a drop behind the wall at the end of the garden, please ensure that children are supervised at all times.
Guests with limited mobility and toddlers, please be aware of steep stairs.
Please note: Densford Cottage is the end terrace in a row of three cottages. Whilst private, the residents of the two further properties do have easements of way across the rear and side pathways for purposes such as refuse collection etc.
High chair available, sorry no cot provided.

  • Beach Nearby
  • Child Friendly
  • Countryside
  • Family Friendly
  • High Chair Available
  • Internet
  • National Park
  • Near Coast
  • Near Walks
  • Open Fire / Log Burner
  • Pub Nearby
  • Romantic
  • Short Breaks Allowed
  • Washing Machine

About the area

Attractions and nearby amenities Just outside the village is the Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre. It is a 36 acre open air site dedicated to the industrial heritage of the South East and has a restaurant. Parham Park is a two mile drive from Amberley.

This 16th century manor house has lovely gardens and is surrounded by over 800 acres of woods and deer parkland. It is open to the public during the spring and summer months and there is a public footpath through the park. In addition explore one of the many historic homes and gardens such as Parham Park or Arundel Castle.

In Arundel itself there are many antique shops, cafes and restaurants, a Wildlife and Wetland Centre and there are boat trips along the River Arun. The cathedral city of Chichester is also nearby and the Festival Theatre and Pallant Art Gallery are close to the centre. Goodwood, with its racecourse and motoring events, is also within easy access.

The Blue Flag sandy beach at West Wittering is a 20 minute drive and offers wonderful views of Chichester harbour. There are good train services from London Victoria.