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Deerkeepers cottage - 2 bedroom luxurious contemporary rural retreat

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
5 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This charming detached, contemporary holiday cottage has an open plan living area, luxurious bathrooms and two beautiful bedrooms. You’ll find handmade British soft furnishings with decorations in Farrow and Ball colours, granite worktops to the well-fitted hand made kitchen. There are two modern bathrooms with vanity cupboards. The comfy sitting area has a Sony LED HD Smart TV with freeview, DVD player, WiFi and a wood-burning stove. There is underfloor heating throughout and heated towel rails. The accommodation is designed to an exceptionally high standard in a rural, tranquil setting. Fresh flowers and a welcome basket of starter breakfast supplies greet you upon arrival. The entrance door leads from a porch into the fully equipped, open plan kitchen with a Neff electric oven, in...This charming detached, contemporary holiday cottage has an open plan living area, luxurious bathrooms and two beautiful bedrooms. You’ll find handmade British soft furnishings with decorations in Farrow and Ball colours, granite worktops to the well-fitted hand made kitchen. There are two modern bathrooms with vanity cupboards. The comfy sitting area has a Sony LED HD Smart TV with freeview, DVD player, WiFi and a wood-burning stove. There is underfloor heating throughout and heated towel rails. The accommodation is designed to an exceptionally high standard in a rural, tranquil setting. Fresh flowers and a welcome basket of starter breakfast supplies greet you upon arrival. The entrance door leads from a porch into the fully equipped, open plan kitchen with a Neff electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, separate freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. The open plan kitchen leads to the sitting/dining room featuring the pretty wood burning stove, that is made up with logs ready to light, ensuring you are cosy throughout your stay. The master bedroom (ground floor) features a luxurious king size bed with Egyptian cotton linen, a snuggly designer throw, comfy pillows and duvet. This leads to a modern en suite bathroom with a large shower bath, vanity cupboard and w.c. The second bedroom (first floor) has twin beds and is open plan to its private staircase and lobby with an en suite wet room (ground floor). The spacious walk in shower has two showerhead options. This is a fun space with privacy from the ground floor living area. Automatic black out blinds add to the finishing touches of this unique bedroom space. Both bathrooms have heated towel rails, cotton towels and welcome toiletries. Deerkeepers’ enjoys its own landscaped garden with terraces, outdoor furniture and a gas BBQ (during the warmer weather). There are country walks from the door onto a bridleway and the nearby Ashdown Forest (2,396 hectares). This cottage is in the gardens of an old coach house, which once formed part of a larger estate; therefore it has the benefit of a private tennis court and small home gym. Guests are welcome to use these at their own risk. For further information please contact the owner direct. A car is recommended. Whilst we love dogs, we do not have pets to stay. Nor do we have smoking anywhere within the cottage. The cottage is unsuitable for young children due to the steps, stairs and wood burner. Older children are welcome. For further information please contact the owner direct. There is a detached one bedroom cottage close by, ideal for family groups and friends wanting independent accommodation. See Woodpeckers Cottage. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Children over 5 years No very loud music Empty bins in dustbins upon departure and strip beds
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Manager
Angela W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2015
Interaction with guests
The keys will be left in the lock box on the rose arch so if your arrival is delayed you will always have access to the cottage. I live nearby and am usually available should you require. I always try to meet and greet guests upon their arrival, depending upon the time of arrival.
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Reviewed 14 August 2021

The cottage is perfect, nice decor, all the cooking utensils and pots and pans you might need. Lovely garden, full of butterflies. The owner couldn't have been nicer or more welcoming. Too many places nearby to walk, as well as National trust properties to visit....More

Date of stay: August 2021
Thank Sara C
Reviewed 8 May 2019

We had a wonderful stray at The Deerkeepers Cottage. The cottage has been immaculately renovated and has everything you need. The welcome basket of goodies and bottle of wine was a lovely touch. Angie dropped in and generously gave us some tips on where to...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank BronwynGray
Traveler529276, VR Owner at Deerkeepers cottage - 2 bedroom luxurious contemporary rural retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely review and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and visiting the local area. Hope to see you again one day.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

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Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded 3 September 2018

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

My husband and I and our adult daughter stayed at Angie’s gorgeous cottage for 5 days in April. The cottage was very well equipped and beautifully decorated. There was an excellent balance of old world charm and modern renovation. The cottage is surrounded by a...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank JANF127
Management response:Responded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much for such a great review. So pleased you enjoyed your stay at Deerkeepers and exploring the area. I would love to welcome you all back one day.

Reviewed 20 April 2018

Deerkeepers cottage was a wonderful place that exceeded all our expectations. All members of the family, both young and older, agreed that this is the best place we have stayed in yet. Nothing negative to say and full of good comments for the lovely host...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Management response:Responded 22 April 2018

Thank you so much for such a really wonderful review. It was a pleasure having you to stay and I look forward to meeting you again sometime. We will shortly be opening a new private woodland walk for guests, which I hope you get a...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Booked this cottage for a Halloween break for my family over 3nights. The cottage although modern in appearance internally and externally still emits charm and character, enhanced by the tasteful but modern decoration. The facilities were great and very little but nit-picking would expose such...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank MattL679
Management response:Responded 3 November 2017

Thank you for posting a super review for Deerkeepers. I am so pleased you enjoyed your family stay and look forward to seeing you all again.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

This was the second time we stayed in Angela's house and it was like coming home. We have never experienced such a friendly welcome with a welcome parcel which exeeds all expectations. The house is just phantastic with a perfect furnishing and a wonderful garden...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank kaiserkamplade
Management response:Responded 4 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and it was a pleasure having you to stay again. The gardens this year are looking more mature, so hopefully we will have some more sunny weather so guests can enjoy sitting out on the terrace. I hope to...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Never did I think I would find such a perfect cottage to stay in. Well equipped and beautifully presented. Great location with easy routes to the coast as well as rural Sussex. The owner made us feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble....More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Clare S
Management response:Responded 1 July 2017

Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review. It was a pleasure meeting both you and your parents, who were very well acquainted with the area. Most interesting hearing about some of its history. I hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: June 2017
Management response:Responded 6 June 2017

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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: May 2017
Management response:Responded 15 May 2017

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Gym
Internet Access
Iron
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Cooker
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
On the fringe of the Ashdown Forest. Rural villages and gastro pubs are nearby. A car is essential. There are numerous attractions close-by including the Bluebell Railway steam trains, beautiful gardens at Wakehurst Place, horse racing at Lingfield, great shopping at Tunbridge Wells and opera at Glyndebourne.
Getting around
A car is essential. There is a train service to London from East Grinstead (5 miles) and a fast service from Three Bridges (7 miles) to both Victoria and London Bridge.
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