The Orchard - Spacious House With Pool, Sussex
Resting in Northiam, near Peasmarsh in East Sussex is The Orchard, a grand six-bedroom cottage, encompassed by 1-acre of private paddocks. Set within High Weald AONB, enveloped by charming gardens, nature-filled walks and historical landmarks, whilst featuring a generously-sized living arrangement and an indoor heated swimming pool, The Orchard is the ideal base for a family or group of thirteen guests. Benefit from the well-equipped kitchen/diner and utility, perfect for rustling up plenty of meals featuring an AGA, gas hob and dishwasher, before retiring to the formal dining table, to eat as a group. Select from the snug, the smaller sitting room, and the formal sitting room, enjoying a seven-seater corner sofa and a magnificent open fireplace, all well-presented to relax from. Take a dip in the heated swimming pool or pull up a chair in the dog-friendly garden, displaying far-reaching views across the surrounding hills. When sleep calls, select from seven welcoming bedrooms including a double sofa in the snug, offering flexible sleeping arrangements and ample storage, along with the convenience of en-suite facilities throughout three of the larger rooms, and a main family bathroom. If you can tear yourself away from The Orchard, head into the neighbouring village of Peasmarsh, where you’ll find both a shop and a pub to ease your self-catering stay. Within proximity you’ll also arrive at Kent & East Sussex Railway, Great Dixter House & Gardens, and Bodiam Castle, a 14th century fortress, sat within a manicured landscape. Heading towards Rye, enjoy tours of Red Door Alchemist Gallery, buff up on your local knowledge at Rye Castle Museum, or head to Ypres Tower, an ancient Grade I listed monument. For a family-friendly day out, reach Hastings and its abundance of attractions, including The Stade Beach, Hastings Aquarium, The True CRIME Museum, and Hastings Pier for a true seaside experience. Gather your loved ones in East Sussex at The Orchard.