Allen's Farm Oast

Mayfield, Rural Sussex

  • 4 Star Gold
  • A stunning oast house, beautifully converted and with a homely feel

You can book this property from:

  • £1380 per week
  • £197 per night
  • 4 Star Gold

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 1 double bed
  • 4 single beds

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 4 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Shower

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack

Families

  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Golf

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am

Description

A stunning converted Oast House a few miles from Mayfield with beautiful views over the lovely Sussex countryside. It has been lovingly restored, keeping the original bricks and beams, but providing modern day comforts too.  The Medieval town of Mayfield has shops and pub and nearby are Bodiam Castle, Bateman's, Sheffield Park, to name a few. To keep children entertained Drusillas, Bentley Wildfowl & Motor Museum, Herstmonceux Castle are not far + Go Ape at Bedgebury Forest. A spacious, high standard accommodation.  Short breaks in winter months only.  Shop: 2 miles   Pub: 1 mile  Coast: 20 miles

The main entrance to the Oast House is on the side through a loggia and approached via a short flight of 4 steps...

Ground Floor:   Opens into a hall with coat hooks and a door to the garage with useful storage and additional fridge. Two steps down to large..

Inner Hall:  off which there is a door to the dining room and
Cloakroom: with washbasin and w.c. One step down to a further inner hall with staircase to first floor, sofa and telephone and door to paved courtyard area. To the right, a step up to alternative entrance with useful coat and boot storage and doors to dining room and kitchen

The door opens into a hall with coat hooks and a door to the garage with useful storage and additional fridge. Two steps down to large..

Kitchen: is generously proportioned with tiled floor and is well fitted with plenty of storage including a granite topped central island. There is  an  electric oven with hob, a microwave, an under counter larder fridge and separate large freezer, a dishwasher and washing machine. Large table and eight chairs

Dining Room:  has a beautiful large oak table with eight leather chairs.  It has wood floors, original brick wall and old beams incorporated into the contemporary design which includes a wall of wooden framed windows providing wonderful natural light.  A beautiful large oak table with eight leather chairs  

Off the hall is a passage way leading to...
Bedroom 1: has a double bed with wardrobe, chest of drawers, chair, bedside tables and a door to the loggia which provides a shady retreat for sitting outside. En-Suite Shower Room a frosted glass door leads to a fully tiled walk in shower, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c

Bedroom 2: with twin beds, bedside table, chest of drawers, wardrobe and chair

Shower Room :- the large walk in shower incorporates a steam room with two benches on which to relax, a washbasin and w.c.
Bedroom 3 : occupies the ground floor of the roundel with fabulous views over countryside and access to the courtyard garden.  Twin beds, bedside table, wardrobe, chest of drawers and chair
Shower Room: - the large walk in shower incorporates a steam room with two benches on which to relax, a washbasin and w.c.
From the inner hall a wooden staircase leads upstairs to...

First Floor:
A spacious landing houses shelves containing a large slection of DVDs, books and games, an armchair and a large dresser containing wardrobe space. To the right is...
Sitting Room  has full length glazed doors have safety locks preventing them from being opened by mischievous fingers...
 and is wonderfully spacious with lofty, beamy ceiling, wood floors and a woodburning stove.  Leather seating comprises two large sofas and two armchairs, with several tables and a large TV/DVD. 
Off the landing is a further landing with chest of drawers and three steps down into the upper level of the roundel which accommodates...
Bedroom 4 is the full height of the roundel right up to the fully operational cowl has been stunningly preserved to make this a very special space, perfectly complemented with a king-size brass bed, bedside tables,chair and a marble-topped washstand dressing table
Bathroom - the bath has a centrally fixed shower attachment and there is a separate walk in shower, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c.  A delightful porthole such as you might find in a luxury liner has been converted into a mirror with shelves behind and there are glorious views through the windows

Heating: Underfloor heating supplemented by radiators and woodburning stove.

Also Provided: Telephone for emergencies. Logs.   There is an AGA in the kitchen available at an additional charge of £40 per week payable to the owner on arrival.

Garden: To the rear is a large, lawned, fenced garden surrounded by gorgeous countryside. There is a paved courtyard area with al fresco seating, gas barbecue and a quiet loggia providing shady cover. There is a rotary washing line out of view.
Parking: Parking is to the side of the property.
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Important please note: Please be aware that as the Oast is on a working sheep farm and there are unfenced ponds near the property, in the grounds of the homeowner's house, so children should be surpervised. If you would like to entertain any additional guests during your stay - please enquire when booking or with the owner who lives next door.

 

Reviews

For the second time! We also loved our stay again. The oast is very comfortable and East Sussex is so beautiful. Hope we will stay here again on our next visit.

Family V,

A very relaxing week in a well equipped and comfortable house i a lovely surrounding. We enjoyed the farm and the local places of interest. Sissinghurst, Batemans, Battle and Eastbourne.

Previous Customer,

Fabulous Oast House, so well equipped and comfortable. We have had a wonderful week here exploring the farm, local footpaths and the National Trust houses and gardens including Scotney Castle is worth a visit and Drusillas and blackberry farm for the children. Thank you so much

The D,

We have had a nice week. A gorgeous place to stay between London and the coast. Thank you

Baaars Family,

Outstanding property. I regularly stay in holiday rentals and this has to be by far the best. Well equipt and very clean, and such wonderful friendly hosts who made out stay fantastic!!

Mrs C,

Beautiful setting and lovely comfortable accommodation for us adults with 3 under sevens, we managed to enjoy all our holiday here and we would willingly return in the future. Thanks so much.

The T,

This is out eighth visit in 6 years and we keep coming back! It is our second home. Thanks for all the little things you do for us and for being a good friend too. As always we are sad to go, but will be back again soon!

The Agbuatola Family,

Thank you for a lovely holiday, we loved watching the sheep shearing. You made us feel so welcome. We think this house is fabulous.

The C,

Another wonderful week and after so many years it feels like home. Thank you for the delicious cake and all the other thoughtful things you do to make us feel so welcome. We hope to return in 2020.

The Painting L,

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