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Beautiful enclosed garden
Cosy and inviting lounge in this charming period cottage
Step inside this pretty Grade II listed cottage
A wood burner for chilly evenings
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Cosy in with a good book in the comfy armchair
Relaxed family meals
The breakfast bar is a great place for morning coffee
Well-equipped kitchen for preparing family meals
Admire the beams on the stairway
Relax in the sumptuous double bedroom
A traditional English cottage
Twin bedroom (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
A quirky property full of character
Bathroom with a roll top bath and shower
Contemporary features mixed with rustic charm throughout the cottage
Ground floor WC
A warm welcome awaits your four legged friend
1 / 18  Beautiful enclosed garden
2 / 18  Cosy and inviting lounge in this charming period cottage
3 / 18  Step inside this pretty Grade II listed cottage
4 / 18  A wood burner for chilly evenings
5 / 18  Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
6 / 18  Cosy in with a good book in the comfy armchair
7 / 18  Relaxed family meals
8 / 18  The breakfast bar is a great place for morning coffee
9 / 18  Well-equipped kitchen for preparing family meals
10 / 18  Admire the beams on the stairway
11 / 18  Relax in the sumptuous double bedroom
12 / 18  A traditional English cottage
13 / 18  Twin bedroom (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
14 / 18  A quirky property full of character
15 / 18  Bathroom with a roll top bath and shower
16 / 18  Contemporary features mixed with rustic charm throughout the cottage
17 / 18  Ground floor WC
18 / 18  A warm welcome awaits your four legged friend

3 Church Street

Steyning, Sussex
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Romantic
Family friendly
Quirky
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Lovingly restored 12th century cottage, with private garden with patio
  • Visit the nearby beach of Shoreham popular for windsurfing, kite surfing and sailing
  • Perfect for keen walkers and cyclists with easy access to The South Downs Way
Property code: 51150

This characterful property is ideally suited for couples or families to enjoy a great holiday. It offers comfortable accommodation with easy access to South Downs and the nearby beach at Shoreham.

Steyning is a pretty Sussex village that offers plenty of activities, the village has a wealth of independent shops and a fine selection of restaurants, cafes and pubs. Located in the heart of the South Downs, it is a great place to enjoy a variety of countryside walks as well as cycling, and for those looking for a traditional family seaside holiday there is the nearby beach at Shoreham. Close by, is the city of Brighton, which is home to the Royal Pavilion and the i360, the world’s tallest moving observation tower. Brighton also boasts a wealth of restaurants, bars and boutique shopping, perfect if you are looking for some retail therapy.

Enter the property, to find the stylish open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining area. The lounge area, perfect for relaxing after a day of exploring, has a large comfy sofa and two chairs with an inglenook fireplace with wood burner, Smart TV and DVD. Enjoy a relaxed meal at the small dining table, or a morning coffee sitting on the bar stools. Through to the kitchen area, where there is gas range oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave and coffee machine. A door from the kitchen area, leads out into the fully enclosed garden and there is a separate WC. Steep turned stairs lead from the lounge and take you to the first floor, where there are two bedrooms, one delightful king-size bedroom with wrought iron bedstead, and one twin bedroom (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request). The light and airy bathroom has a shower over the bath and WC.

Outside, is an enclosed landscaped garden to enjoy with patio area, table, chairs and BBQ, great for summer entertaining. There is also a lawn area and bicycle storage for keen cyclists. Parking is available within walking distance, either unrestricted roadside parking or the nearby local car park (charges apply). Guests may unload outside of the property.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king size and 1 twin (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
  • 1 bathroom and 1 separate WC
  • Gas range oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, coffee machine, microwave and washer/dryer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and gas central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Unrestricted roadside parking or the nearby local car park (charges apply)
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Welcome pack on arrival
  • Pubs, restaurants and shops within walking distance
  • Bicycle storage available
  • Smart TV/DVD and DAB Radio
  • Please note that there is limited headroom in some areas of the property due to the exposed ceiling beams

Jackie Hammond

This property is personally managed by Jackie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 27 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Stephen 25th September 2020

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Lovely small cottage located in a great Town. Great dog friendly enclosed back garden

Reviewed by Amy 18th September 2020

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The cottage was beautiful, very old with lots of character. It was very clean and comfortable. Its very good location makes it easy to get to lots of interesting places. I think in the description it needs to mention the high step into the main bedroom, if Id known about this I wouldnt have booked. I am disabled and this gave me big problems. ApartRead more from that once the shower is sorted out I would recommend it but at present because of the shower I wont. Hide

Reviewed by Alison 31st July 2020

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Overall loved the property and location and had a lovely garden. Very well equipped and lovey character. A little noisy from the pub/ street late evening but a great location for the high street and local area.

Reviewed by Monica 24th July 2020

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We had a wonderful time in a beautiful cottage which was a pleasure to experience. I would highly recommend this unique 12th Century cottage. Everything you need to self cater, lots of utensils in a very well stocked kitchen. Lovely garden which catches the early sunshine on the patio where there are two seating areas. Garden fully enclosed and ourRead more little dog loved being there every day. Lots of mature shrubs and trees including 2 apple trees, a fig tree , cherry tree and hazelnut tree also. Hide

Reviewed by Catherine 17th July 2020

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This is a lovely characterful cottage situated in one of the prettiest villages. The garden is a great place to relax with a drink or have a bbq. I would love to return.

Reviewed by Rod 10th July 2020

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This is a perfectly restored medieval black and white cottage. It has a lovely natural unspoilt walled garden ideal for BBQ. Ceilings are low so nit ideal for anyone over 6 foot! Very pretty and cute and very well equipped.

Reviewed by Peter 6th March 2020

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Really interesting cottage with lots of history attached. Steyning a very nice town with lots if independent shops. Countryside around is very nice with plenty of walks, it's more or less on the South Downs Way. The cottage is very well equipped and comfortable with a nice garden. Thanks Sarah for the welcome pack.

Reviewed by Paul 7th February 2020

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Lovely cottage nice tranquil feel about it.

Reviewed by Martin 6th December 2019

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Great place to stay, arrived late afternoon on a friday, there was bread , wine, coffee and milk all waiting for us (nice touch),+ heating was on. Fell in love with the place, shops restaurants all within a stones throw, lovely walks had by all, with a snug log fire to toast your feet on return!. Only negative, you needed to be careful with the shoRead morewer as its not got a curtain. Wanted to stay longer, wkend just wasnt long enough!!!. Hide

Reviewed by Elizabeth 30th November 2019

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Perfect location for a relaxing stay in a lovely small town. Super for dogs, children and adults. Cosy cottage, tastefully converted for all mod cons, yet retaining the character of the historic building. The host Sarah, is nearby with her own business, worth a visit, and is absolutely lovely!

Reviewed by Charlie 15th November 2019

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Reviewed by Hayley 26th October 2019

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A lovely cottage in a lovely location. We only had to walk out the front door and we were in the countryside. The bus stopped right outside and you can travel all the way to Brighton if you wanted. We will be happy to return.

Reviewed by Alistair 30th September 2019

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This is a very comfortable and well appointed character cottage, very well situated in the centre of the delightful small Sussex town of Steyning. Although a little overpriced, the cottage is a lovely, well maintained and relaxing environment.

Reviewed by Judith 6th September 2019

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A beautiful and historic property which has been very tastfully renovated and equipped to a high standard. The location is very good for exploring Steyning on foot. We appreciated the parking permit, but did find that loading and unloading our luggage at the door was a bit hazardous as the cottage is on a rather busy narrow road with double yellow Read morelines. The garden is an attractive feature . We were aware of traffic noise bothin the garden and in the house at times. The garden is an attractive Hide

Reviewed by Martin 10th May 2019

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The cottage itself was full of character. Not necessarily our choice of decor. Too dark for our tastes. Beware low ceilings and doorways! Very pretty garden. a good base for exploring the area.

Reviewed by Lianne 19th April 2019

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Perfect little cottage. Gorgeous garden. A lovely village. Will definitely be coming back

Reviewed by Elizabeth 21st March 2019

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Cosy, comfortable and extremely well refurbished historical cottage in a superb location for the pretty town centre. We didnt even move the car for our relaxing stay. Plenty of dog walks around and most cafes dog friendly. The small and generous touches make you feel welcome and valued.

Reviewed by Tom 15th March 2019

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Booked this cottage for my partners birthday spent with our son and Frenchie for a long weekend. The cottage was perfect in every way! Would recommend to anyone looking for a chilled short break, looking for a day out at the coast or beautiful country park walks and evening dinner/drinks at just a stones throw away. Excellent welcoming pack touch fRead moreor my partners birthday (ballon and chocolates). Did not dissapoint. Its a 5 star from us! Hide

Reviewed by John 8th March 2019

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Reviewed by Gary 1st March 2019

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This is a fabulous holiday property in a wonderful location. The antiquity of the building is enchanting and very interesting. The cottage is very well equipped, comfortable and looks like it has been refurbished recently to a high standard. There are good pubs with good food just minutes away and a range of independent shops and places to eat. ParRead moreking is a minor inconvenience but on road parking can be found a few minutes walk away. The large garden has table & chairs and was safe for our dog. Hide

Reviewed by Laurent 21st February 2019

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Reviewed by Stephen 8th February 2019

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Superb Cottage in a really lovely Town.Such a bonus to find a wonderful Cottage which is dog friendly. The cottage was clean, cosy, comfortable and warm, ideally situated for strolling into the Town. There are great walks for the dogs, and all the pubs are dog friendly.We will definitely return

Reviewed by Jill 21st December 2018

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The Cottage was the perfect place to stay in over Christmas, full off character; a lovely log burner, lots of lovely tasteful Christmassy decorations left out by the owner, locally made mince pies waiting for us on arrival, couldn't have been better. We loved everything about the cottage. The small village, which you can just walk into was lovely, Read morewith tearooms, interesting shops and welcoming pubs. A walk along the coast (10mins away) watching the sun set-peefect. Hide

Reviewed by Alex 30th November 2018

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We loved our time at the cottage, it passed too quickly. Comfy, quirky and relaxing. I wish we had visited in the summertime so we could use the lovely secluded garden. High quality throughout it was a shame to go out and about. Sarah was an excellent host and was very thoughtful in putting flowers around the property as it was our anniversary weekRead moreend. Hide

Reviewed by Adam 23rd November 2018

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We really enjoyed our weekend break. It rained a bit so we chilled infront of the fire one day and dined locally. Lovely town for wholesome country cafes, pubs and restaurants. No negatives. Our dog loved the walks out on the downs and in town. Very well maintained cottage, quirky and spotless. Thank you for the provisions left upon arrival. It wasRead more kind and thoughtful. Hide

Reviewed by Chantal 5th November 2018

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Beautifully restored cottage of a very high standard with everything you need in it. Location absolutely perfect for walking into the Down's and eating out. Lovely welcoming flowers, fresh bread/butter/coffee and wine (& more) left for us. Just perfect

Reviewed by Peter 26th October 2018

Guest rating 4.4 starsGuest rating 4.4 starsGuest rating 4.4 starsGuest rating 4.4 starsGuest rating 4.4 stars

Lovely cottage , great village (no noisy pub), parking not too bad round the corner ,great woof walks,very romantic, would stay again,loved to .

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Beautiful enclosed garden
Cosy and inviting lounge in this charming period cottage
Step inside this pretty Grade II listed cottage
A wood burner for chilly evenings
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Cosy in with a good book in the comfy armchair
Relaxed family meals
The breakfast bar is a great place for morning coffee
Well-equipped kitchen for preparing family meals
Admire the beams on the stairway
Relax in the sumptuous double bedroom
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Location

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