Kirdford, Sussex, Surrey & Kent Cottages
The Summer House lies at the end of a long farm track, deep in the West Sussex countryside, 1 mile outside Kirdford and 6 miles from Petworth. The detached property enjoys an idyllic setting overlooking the garden of a Grade II listed, 16th century farmhouse. Offering ample privacy to its guests, The Summer House provides the perfect retreat for a couple wishing to explore this highly attractive part of southern England. Inside, the property is immaculate, it has a thoughtfully designed interior, decorated in a subtle palette of Farrow and Ball colours and furnished in a simple, contemporary style, has a sense of light and space. A woodburner in the sitting room provides warmth and cosiness during the winter months.
This is a special place to stay in beautiful surroundings whatever the season.
This is all at ground floor level.
Entrance into a small hallway/utility area.
Sitting room with woodburning stove, with sofa and armchair and TV
Well-equipped galley kitchen.
Separate Dining room.
Bedroom with zip & link beds providing a choice of super kingsize double or twin beds.
Shower room/wc with walk-in shower.
Immediately outside The Summer House there's a private, sunny, brick and stone paved terrace - barbecue provided. Access to the surrounding fields off the driveway
Good village stores and 2 pubs in Kirdford 1 mile. Landline phone for incoming calls. Sorry no pets. Unsuitable for young children or babies. No smoking. Saturday or Sunday arrivals prferred.
The surrounding area, part of the South Downs National Park, provides limitless opportunities for walking, with immediate access across the owner's fields onto public footpaths - map provided. The Summer House also provides easy access to the wide variety of attractions in this part of Sussex; the historic towns of Petworth (antique shops and Petworth House), Midhurst (polo and golf at Cowdray Park), Arundel (12th century castle and Catholic cathedral) and Goodwood with its year-round calendar of events are all within 30 - 40 minutes' drive. The cathedral city of Chichester, Chichester Harbour, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and West Sussex's beaches are a little further.
For shopping, the market town of Haslemere, on the borders of Surrey and Sussex, is 11 miles away and also provides a 50 minute rail link to London. Nearby villages provide a good selection of country pubs.
"Thank you so much for providing this lovely getaway for our first anniversary. Beautiful cottage, beautiful grounds and all beautifully kept. Thank you for your hospitality and for ensuring you had an enjoyable stay."Mr & Mrs Sneller 2017-02-01
"The Summer House was perfect for a cosy January break. Extremely spacious and comfortable. Loved the original art work. Splendid location - so very peaceful and relaxing."Ms Spencer-James 2017-01-01
"We have loved this place with the beautiful autumn colours all around. Thank you for all th extra treats."Mr & Mrs Tranquille 2016-11-26