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Thornsdale - Thornsdale Oast

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms3
Pets 2

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Description

In glorious rural surroundings, pet friendly cottage ideal for larger groups, with footpath across miles of open countryside close by.

This attractive detached house set in the owner’s grounds provide spacious holiday accommodation situated at the end of a mile-long lane in glorious rural surroundings. Pet friendly and offering a plethora of walks on the doorstep, the cottage offers good quality linen and towels and a superb self catering base. There is a public footpath leading off the owner’s drive providing miles of walks across open countryside. A trip to picturesque Rye enables visitors to sample local foods at the Wednesday morning farmers market which is held at Strand Quay. By taking a stroll along the cobbled streets, there is also the chance to buy a memento from one of the many independently-owned shops and boutiques, art galleries and potteries - or even start Christmas shopping from the wide selection of goods available! Also worth a visit are Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Camber Sands and Camber Castle – this area of saltmarsh protects some very special wildlife, and footpaths lead to four birdwatching hides. The picturesque market town of Battle makes for an enjoyable day out, as well as Hastings, the Sealife Centre and Pevensey Castle (where the Romans invaded). The area is also well known for its local vineyards including Chapel Down and Sedlescombe. A trip to Tenterden - often referred to as the Jewel of the Weald - is an alternative and, for garden lovers, Sissinghurst (NT) is not to be missed. Further National Trust places to visit include Smallhythe Place, Scotney Castle and Bodiam Castle. Day trips to France are possible with the Channel Tunnel a mere 30-minute drive. An excellent sky venue for astrology, photography, or just wishing on a star. Shops 1½ miles, pub 1 mile.

Drawing room with inglenook open fire, tiled floor and steps down to games room. Heavily beamed dining room with oak floor. Well-equipped kitchen in roundel with gas/electric range (for cooking) double sink unit, granite work surfaces, flagstone floor and stable door. Cloakroom/utility/toilet. Double bedroom. First floor: Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom in roundel with zip and link beds (can be double bed on request), galleried dressing room and en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.

  • Open fire - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Gas/electric range included (6 ring)
  • Washer/dryer
  • Enclosed garden and patio with terrace and furniture
  • Table tennis, pool and bar billiards table
  • Parking
    (for 5 cars)

  • Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen, towels included
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Sky TV (movies, kids and entertainment channels)
  • Radio/CD (small library)
  • DVD (small library)
  • iPhone/iPod dock
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Barbecue
  • Football table
  • No smoking
  • NB: Pond in owner’s grounds

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Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / PatioEnclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Open FireOpen Fire
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Green SchemeGreen Scheme
  • Car Parking - On SiteCar Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 21/11/2016
    A superb place to stay, close to Rye , Camber and Winchelsea beach. We had a lovely family gathering, with many happy memories. A homely oast house, with clean, comfortable beds and great showers.The games room , board games and sky TV also helped us to get the most out of this wonderful holiday.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 31/10/2016
    Very cosy and lovely surroundings


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 10/10/2016
    We had a wonderful time and the property was really lovely. We would certainly recommend it to anyone.


  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 26/08/2016
    This is an interesting and potentially very attractive property, in a lovely location. We were very grateful for the kind help from the owners’ family in receiving a grocery delivery that we would have missed, having taken over 4 hours to do a 78-mile journey. Previous reviewers have mentioned poor cleaning – this isn’t your first impression as you walk in, but certainly generations of spiders have enjoyed life in the corners, under furniture, and behind curtains. Carpets are also quite stained in places. Ill-fitting doors (some of which have broken latches), heavy furniture, and bare-wood floors also mean that sounds travel easily from room to room and floor to floor. The outside is nice, but the patio area and shrubs alongside could do with a little regular attention too.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the Owner; Thank you for your feedback. We were more than happy to wait 2 hours to take your shopping into the kitchen / fridge for you, and I am a little confused on previous reviewers mentioning poor cleaning? I’m glad you had enough relaxation time to lift up the furniture and to look behind the curtains; we all relax in different ways. Unfortunately spiders are difficult to house train during the summer months and will avoid us if possible. We have bare wood floors so that we can cleanse the property to a high standard. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. Kind regards.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 19/08/2016
    Great house for multi-generational family holiday. Plenty of space. Quiet rural location close to many many attractions of East Sussex/Kent borders. Well equipped house. Had a fantastic time.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 08/04/2016
    Excellent stay, 3 adults and 4 teenagers. Plenty of room for everyone. Beach only a 10 minute drive and shops and resteraunts only a short drive as well. Rye was a lovely town to visit.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 01/04/2016
    We had a great week at Thornsdale. Had problem with internet connection in house but could connect in garden, not too clever in the rain.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your comments. Glad you had a great week at Thornsdale. Sorry about the internet, we only wish you had contacted us as we have installed superfast broadband from BT. I can only assume one of the routers needed rebooting.

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 21/03/2016
    Lovely property with wonderful view across Romney Marsh. I would imagine that it is fantastic in the summer. Although the heating was on it was a bit chilly downstairs as there are no doors between the rooms. The open fire is delightful. The kitchen has everything you could need although there isn't any order in the cupboards! A good supply of board games, DVDs and CDs to keep us entertained. The beds were very comfortable with lovely crisp white linen. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your comments. We’re very pleased you had a good time; we wish you had contacted us about the heating as normally there is no problem. I can only assume some of the radiators were turned off. We would have supplied additional heating if required. Thank you for coming.

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