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A Fine Rurally Situated Country House

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Last updated: 01/15/2015

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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Brighton chateau / country house description

A fine rurally situated Country House benefiting from impressive views over fields set in approximately 5 acres in an idyllic Combe featuring a landscaped garden and courtyard with outbuildings including stables, detached sun room and turreted storage. 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)
Entrance Hall * Beamed Dining Room * Beamed Drawing Room / Library * Kitchen/Breakfast Room * Utility Room * Downstairs Cloakroom with Shower * Boiler Room * Principle Bedroom Suite incorporating Dressing Room * Bedroom and En Suite Bathroom * 3 further Bedroom * Bathroom * Heritage Style Double Garage * Impressive Walled landscaped * Courtyard incorporating Workshop * Gardeners WC Greenhouse / Potting Room * Sun Room * Covered Verandah * Two Turret Stores * Stables / Stores * Landscaped Gardens with ornamental pond and waterfall * Adjoining Paddock * Apx 5 acres in all * Far Reaching views over fields into National Park * Sought after rural situation

This interesting and handsome country home is built on the site of an old timbered house in this delightful Combe. The property was extended in 1985 and then further enlarged with a
comprehensive programme of alterations and improvements by the previous owners in 1999.

Featuring an attractive mixture of brick and tile hung elevations, It is superbly situated off a long unmade track leading to a Farm and fields and occupies an enviable rural setting in landscaped gardens with generous parking and garaging.

Internally there is well proportioned accommodation including an impressive Drawing Room/Library and a part vaulted Dining Room, both with a wealth of exposed ceiling timbers and fine views over the adjoining land, as well as a large Kitchen Breakfast Room overlooking the pond and waterfall. Additional features include Bespoke Kitchen Furniture with a large electric Aga, an en suite bathroom and a superb secluded walled courtyard incorporating a detached Sun Room, a Greenhouse with Potting Room, a Workshop and bathroom, a covered Verandah and two unusual turret Stores.

The property is set in landscaped gardens and grounds adjoining a paddock with the whole being idylically set at the foot of the downs with many fine views afforded of the surrounding countryside from different parts of the garden and grounds. The property offers a superbly presented modern home of considerable character set in a tranquil rural environment within easy reach of the centre of Steyning

Keywords: Idyllic, Rural, Landscaped, National Park, Fields, Paddock, Timbered, Delightful, Courtyard, Sun Room, Views, Village, Sea, Coast

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    Bedrooms Upstairs...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    For Guest's Visitors, no ground floor bedrooms...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Available, Sleep Sofa or Futons (3) 1 x double & 1 x single, 2 single inflatable camp mats with sleeping bags available....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Enclosed Courtyard, Summer House, Large Fenced Pond

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    360deg views of surrounding hills, coombe and countryside...moreless

  • Water View:

    The property has a substantial, well stocked and fenced pond....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided:

    Changes once per week, or per stay if shorter....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    A cell phone can be provided at guests request, with order and at actual cost...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Sufficient space for 8 vehicles or more...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Sufficient space on hardstanding...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Excellent local restaurants will provide from take-away to full service on request....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Top quality cookware, crockery, utensils & cutlery....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Very large walled patio, and separate area between house and garden...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Between Kitchen and Walled patio, for entertaining and relaxing...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Holiday
Jun 26 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$850
$5,600 $21,500
Christmas & New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
2 night min stay
$1,100
$7,250 $27,500
Easter & Holy week
Apr 1 - Apr 10, 2016
3 night min stay
$850
$5,600 $21,500
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$450
$3,000 $11,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

30% advance to confirm booking, non-refundable.

30% 60 days prior to commencing stay

40% 30 days prior to commencing stay

US$1,000 security deposit, refundable


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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gatwick
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The White Horse
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Newhaven
4 Miles
Nearest Train
Shoreham
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
A23/A24 each
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Whites & 27
7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Worthing

Car: Recommended

Private Flying, Flying Lessons

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2010

About: We bought our dream home, but are unable to live in it full time at present due to overseas work commitments.

Why Brighton:
Located within walking distance of the village centre, whilst being sufficiently isolated from it.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
The property has uninterrupted country and hillside views, it is inside the South Downs National Park, with direct private access to the South Downs Way.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • House viewed from its grounds

    House viewed from its grounds

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Lounge

    Lounge

  • Pond & Heron

    Pond & Heron

  • Christmas Decorations

    Christmas Decorations

  • Walking into the National Park overlooking the house and grounds

    Walking into the National Park overlooking the house and grounds

  • Views overlooking the House

    Views overlooking the House

  • Views overlooking the House

    Views overlooking the House

  • Views overlooking the House

    Views overlooking the House

  • The Grounds and View from the Main Bedroom

    The Grounds and View from the Main Bedroom

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Courtyard and Summer House

    Courtyard and Summer House

  • 2nd Bedroom View & House Martins

    2nd Bedroom View & House Martins

  • Pond & Garden

    Pond & Garden

  • Taken from the South Downs Way (100 miles long public path), just behind house

    Taken from the South Downs Way (100 miles long public path), just behind house

  • Views overlooking the House

    Views overlooking the House

  • Views overlooking the House

    Views overlooking the House

VRBO #320184

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, April 14, 2015

$450 - $1,100 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2-4 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 80%
  • Calendar last updated: 01/15/2015
Email manager

+44 12 7378 2732 (United Kingdom)

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