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The Oast
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48 reviews
The Oast
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Mayfield, East Sussex, England
A lovely little traditional Oast House on owners' 17th century working farm. There are 60 acres of rolling farmland to explore, situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. This unique self-catering property has been sympathetically refurbished to a high standard to ensure a comfortable stay.<BR><BR>The property is situated on a secluded and very quiet country lane and has a private driveway. The enclosed private garden is safe for children. When exploring the farm, care should be taken near ponds, wells, the bordering stream and of course the animals! You will have the use of your own private garden with BBQ facilities. Due to the fact that this is a working farm with livestock, regrettably we cannot allow dogs.<BR><BR>
About the Owner, Daphne D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 48 reviews and 1 property
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Nick H
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2017

Sadly we had to cut our stay from 3 nights to 1 but that one night was a perfect mix of peace and relaxation after a very long drive. I would highly recommend a stay at this lovely little cottage. The fresh bread, fruit butter and milk left for us just added the perfect touch. Thanks .

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Grimstad, Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

The oasthouse is located in a beautiful working farm location a little way off the A267 along narrow country lanes, with a windmill for a neighbour. Our visit was in high summer and the immediate area was rather idyllic. Daphne our host was pleasant and inobtrusive and left us some welcome gifts. The cottage itself has character, comprising of an...

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Management response:

Owners are now asked to review guests! I fear time constraints allow only a general response due to the demands of my own profession( and the farm!). We have been lucky enough to meet only nice guests who behave in a civilised way, for which we are grateful, and I am very glad they all seem to like it here!...

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Claire W
1 review
Reviewed May 12, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

The Oast is such a lovely place to stay and the perfect setting. We had a lovely time and will definitely come again.

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighborhood
The historic village of Mayfield was at its height during the boom in the Wealden iron industry, and many of the fine houses date from that time. Both village and church are said to have been founded by the Archbishop of Canterbury, St Dunstan, in 960 CE, and there are legends surrounding his connection with the village. There is an array of shops on Mayfield High Street, as well as three pubs: the Middle House (in the High Street), the Carpenters' Arms and the Rose and Crown (both in Fletching Street). The renowned Mayfield Festival of Music and the Arts is a biennial event that takes place in May and attracts world class performers.<BR>Royal Tunbridge Wells, Eastbourne and Brighton are all within easy reach.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Gatwick: 31.1 mi
Railway: Wadhurst: 6.2 mi
Ferry: Dover: 70.2 mi
The farm is under an hour's drive from Gatwick airport where most major airlines fly to. Car hire from Gatwick is easy, with many options available.<BR><BR>The closest train station is Wadhurst which is under 15 minutes away by car. The farm is also easily accessible from Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge stations. London Charing Cross to Wadhurst takes an hour. The same line also stops at Waterloo East and London Bridge.<BR><BR>To drive to us from central London takes 1.5-2 hours. Brighton is about half an hour away by car.<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 21.7 mi.
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