Once the shooting lodge for the Ashburnham Estate. Shooting Box Tower is now a fabulous holiday home. The views from the top of the tower are fantastic, looking out over fields and woodland (fabulous for bluebells and anemones in the spring) towards Hastings. Ideal for country walks and visiting the many historic, interesting places that East Sussex has to offer. Battle Abbey and 1066 country are on the doorstep. A visit to the seaside is not too far away either.
Shop: 1.5 miles Pub: 1.5 miles Coast: 9 miles
Open Plan Sitting/Dining Room: with triple aspect gothic revival windows, superb high ceilings in original wood panelling with corbels, stripped wooden floors, large fireplace with multi-fuel stove, two tapestry four seater sofas, church pew, oak dining table and chairs, sideboard, coffee table, TV/DVD/CD music centre with iPod docking station and Nintendo Wii with balance board
Carpeted stairs lead to...
Kitchen: has electric double oven and ceramic hob, dishwasher, microwave,Nespresso coffee machine, breakfast table and chairs, cupboard housing the fridge/freezer, complete with original fireplace
Shower Room: with corner shower, washbasin and w.c
Bathroom: with bath, separate shower, washbasin and w.c. with marble effect flooring. There is also a cupboard housing the washer/dryer
Short but steep Jacob's Ladder style stairs with double handrails lead to...
Bedroom 1: The Blue Room with original wood panelled ceiling, a mini four poster king-size bed, bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers, TV and dual aspect windows affording lovely views to the side and rear over the fields.
Bedroom 2: The Cream Room with wood panelled ceiling, king-size bed, bedside tables, wardrobe, console table, TV and dual aspect windows with views towards Hastings.
Carpeted stairs leading to...
Bedroom 3: The Country Room with twin beds, a daybed, bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers, TV/DVD and views towards Hastings
Bedroom 4: The Chocolate Room with twin beds, bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers, TV, original fireplace, views over the fields to the woodland beyond wood panelled ceiling
Heating: Gas central heating and mulit-fuel stove.
Parking: Purpose built parking with lighting. From 19 June there will be a pod point for charging an electric car. A full charge will give you 70 miles!
Garden: Secluded lawned garden to the side of the property with patio, garden furniture and barbecue.
Also Provided: First basket of logs for multi-fuel stove.
Notes: Although advertised to sleep eight there is an additional day bed in the top bedroom suitable for a further person if required. £100 refundable security deposit taken for large groups on arrival. Throughout the property are original paintings by local artists. Fluent German spoken. Not really suitable for toddlers or the elderly due to the steep stairs to the bedrooms. PLEASE NOTE ARRIVAL TIME OF 4PM
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 8
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathroom
- WiFi available
- Private parking
- Open fire / woodburner
- Bed linen provided
- Bath towels included
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a washing machine
- Nearest shop: 1.5 miles away
- Nearest pub: 1.5 miles away
- 9 miles from the coast
|Date Range||7 night price *||3 night price *|
|28 Oct 17 - 23 Dec 17||£793||£595|
|23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18||£1,201||£901|
|6 Jan 18 - 24 Mar 18||£810||£608|
|24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18||£1,065||£799|
|14 Apr 18 - 26 May 18||£960||£720|
|26 May 18 - 30 Jun 18||£1,065||£799|
|30 Jun 18 - 21 Jul 18||£1,155||£866|
|21 Jul 18 - 25 Aug 18||£1,225||£919|
|25 Aug 18 - 15 Sep 18||£1,155||£866|
|15 Sep 18 - 29 Sep 18||£1,065||£799|
|29 Sep 18 - 20 Oct 18||£960||£720|
|20 Oct 18 - 27 Oct 18||£1,065||£799|
|27 Oct 18 - 22 Dec 18||£810||£608|
|22 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19||£1,225||£919|
* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.
Excellent property and great hosts! ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Thanks to James and Roy for a lovely stay at a stunning property! Rohan Saha - 22nd September 2017
A perfect holiday at a perfect place.Thank you to the owners.Mrs Dohler from Germany - 29th April 2014
We have been staying in holiday cottages for 18 years and this is the best yet. The furnishing is very comfortable, plenty of room for everyone with lots of thoughtful extras. James and Roy made us very welcome and the home made bread was delicious. The surrounding area is beautiful and there is plenty to see and do. I recommend The White Hart in Netherfield - excellent food and service. If you want a relaxing break in a beautiful house then The Shooting Box Tower is the place for you.Cox - 2nd August 2008
We have had a delightful week at The Shooting Box. What a superb cottage and so well equipped, especially with extra touches, eg picnic boxes. Thanks for a great week.Green - 27th July 2008
We have had a wonderful stay in your beautiful home. We felt very well looked after and hope to return one day soon. - 9th July 2008
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