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C18TH CART SHED CONVERSION IN IDYLLIC COUNTRY LOCATION

Pamela Gadd

Advertiser since: 2009
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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Pamela Gadd

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Calendar last updated:
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C18TH CART SHED CONVERSION IN IDYLLIC COUNTRY LOCATION

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cottage in Chichester

Single storey 1 bedroom house to sleep 2-4 people with sofabed.

Set on a working farm in the Rother valley within the South Downs National Park, the Cart Shed has uninterrupted views of the Downs, so it is the ideal place to get away from it all, stepping straight into perfect walking, cycling or riding countryside. Farm centrally sited at the end of a long scenic drive, it is the most southerly farm building, enjoying its own separate well fenced garden, with patio and furniture to enjoy the views in complete privacy. The VisitBritain 4 star rated house includes a lounge/dining room containing the sofabed and an extra settee, plus double doors onto the South patio; a well fitted kitchen, with a breakfast area, is equipped with a dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and freezer; a kingsize double bedroom is furnished with tasteful antique pine furniture; a fresh white bathroom contains a bath with shower, a toilet, tumble dryer and airing cupboard. The glass panelled entrance has a large coat and clothes cupboard with a handy boot rack for walkers.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pamela Gadd (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2009
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Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 February, 2015

Guestbook comments from the owner

Many thanks for all the thoughtful fine touches here. Our stay has seemed all too short. We enjoyed one of your suggested walks in your Local Walks file to the Devil's Humps, a beautiful viewpoint over West Sussex. We hope to return soon if possible.
Dec 2014
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People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

4.9
based on 33 holidaymaker reviews

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C18th Cart Shed conversion in idyllic country location
average rating of 4.909091 based on 54 reviews
4

Lovely property in a great area

  • 4 of 5

Lovely property, had everything we needed. Although close to the neighbouring farmhouse, from the terrace and garden at the rear all you see is countryside and horses in the nearby field. The property had all the facilities as described and is well looked after by the owners. The property is in a lovely area with good pubs and many attractions within a short drive.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

Keith and Pamela go out of their way to make this cottage an supreme venue. It is cosy and very well equiped. The views from the backyard are beautiful and the area is great for walking. Plenty of Explorer maps available if you don't have any. We stayed for 14 days and would be glad to come again. Hopefully the weather will be as good as we had this time. But theb again we always have good weather. England is great. O, and do visit the pub in Selham: the three moles. Great atmosphere and lovely people. Until next time!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
5

April 2014 4 night break

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful, clean, cosy, lovely cottage for a short break! The views were amazing and certainly made waking up much easier every morning. So peaceful with endless walks on your doorstep, great local pub with high quality food and friendly staff and beach walks a short drive away. Fully equipped kitchen (better than my own!), clean linnen and towels and a very well kept garden - all in all no complaints and will definately be returning again! Thank you to the welcoming and friendly owners who made our stay even nicer.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Lucky break

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Pamela, Very comfortable, well equipped barn. Lovely location for walking and a quiet break. We were very lucky to have a bright day considering bad weather before and after our weekend away. Hope to return for a long summer weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Harlow,Essex
5

Perfect peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

The Cart Shed is perfect in every way.Its in a beautiful location with lovely views of the countryside.Its a very peaceful and relaxing place to stay.Lots of lovely walks nearby and National Trust houses to visit.We did not want to leave as its just a very special place and deserves 5 stars.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
5

A home from home

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit this year and it was a very nice feeling to drive down the lovely long driveway to the peace of the Old Cart Shed. It is such a lovely little house - perfect - that we feel we could easily just move in and not leave!

It's very well appointed and the only thing that would make it better is a full length mirror somewhere. (I remembered it didn't have one and brought one with me the second time.) The kitchen is easy to work in (I cooked several times) and a good size, the shower is good, it's lovely and peaceful. The garden is lovely and the views are great. Despite staying Nov/Dec we still sat outside to have a coffee in the garden. Fabulous for dogs and easy to keep clean and tidy. We are looking forward to our next visit already.

Thank you Pam, Keith and Andrew.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2012
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Gatwick
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Portsmouth
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Pulborough
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
M27
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Car: necessary

5 minutes south of Petworth, the property is in an area of outstanding natural beauty with Midhurst 7 miles to the west. Chichester's cathedral city with its Festival theatre, market, shopping and leisure centre is 20 minutes away. Goodwood racecourse and motor racing circuit is 15 minutes away, with Cowdray polo at Midhurst. Nearby Petworth House, Uppark, Goodwood House and Arundel Castle are open to be visited from April -October. The Weald and Downland Museum, Fisher's Farm, Chichester Harbour and Portsmouth, with its naval attractions of the Victory, the Mary Rose and HMS Alliance, are great days out. There are numerous beaches to explore within 25 minutes and endless miles of footpaths, nature trails and areas of special scientific interest. The Isle of Wight provides an excellent and feasible day out using Portsmouth's ferry. Brighton's Royal Pavilion, pier and shopping centre are 50 minutes away. Local pub 1 mile, good restaurants within 2-10 miles, we hold many local brochures.

Other Activities: Cowdray polo, Goodwood motor and horse racing, Fontwell racing, pay and play golf.

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Prices & Availability

From £90 Nightly

Prices for this holiday cottage in Chichester, West Sussex

Rental Basis:
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Winter Season
3 Jan 2015 - 27 Mar 2015
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
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£90
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£100
Fri,Sat,Sun
£350
 
 
Easter
28 Mar 2015 - 10 Apr 2015
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
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£100
£450
 
 
Low Season
11 Apr 2015 - 30 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
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£100
£400
 
 
Mid Season
1 Jun 2015 - 25 Jun 2015
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
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£90
£425
 
 
Goodwood Festival
26 Jun 2015 - 29 Jun 2015
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
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£120
£500
 
 
Mid Season
30 Jun 2015 - 30 Jul 2015
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
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£90
£450
 
 
Glorious Goodwood
31 Jul 2015 - 8 Aug 2015
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
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£120
£550
 
 
High Season
9 Aug 2015 - 10 Sep 2015
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
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£90
£475
 
 
Goodwood Revival
11 Sep 2015 - 18 Sep 2015
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
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£120
£550
 
 
Mid Season
19 Sep 2015 - 28 Oct 2015
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
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£90
£400
 

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Notes Bookings are secured with a 50% deposit and the remaining balance is due 8 weeks before your stay. After this stage, monies are not refundable, so we strongly advise you to take out a cancellation policy, so that you do not lose money, should some unforeseen event occur. Saturday is normally changeover day and check out is by 10am on your day of departure. Check in is at 4pm onwards.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Chichester in West Sussex

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • A sparkling white bathroom suite is surrounded by attractive tiled areas edged with delicate border tiles. The bath has an overhead shower enclosed by a shower curtain. There is a pedestal basin and a bathroom seat / box. A tumble dryer is available, as well as an airing cupboard. An extractor fan is fitted. The window has a voile curtain for privacy. The floor is newly laid and is a wood patterned cushion flooring.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Large Double Bed
  • Overlooking the South Downs, the peaceful bedroom is furnished with antique pine furniture. This includes a double wardrobe with drawer, a chest of 4 drawers, 2 bedside tables with lamps, an old washstand as a dressing table, with a large magnifying / normal mirror, plus a cane tub chair. The curtains, bed linen and bedspread are matching. There are dressing gown hooks on the back of the door. There is also a double sofabed provided in the main living room and a supplement of £50/extra guest/stay/week is charged for the use of this. This includes linen for the bed, extra towels and table linen, together with the addition of extra kitchen chairs as well as extra power and heating costs for your stay.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
Notes:
Our property is best suited to 1-2 smaller children who could use the cot provided or the sofabed. A high chair is available and expected to be used for toddlers, in order to retain the high standard of cleanliness within the Cart Shed. A supplement of £50 per extra guest is charged for the use of the sofabed and cot. This includes the linen for the sofabed and extra towels, together with extra kitchen chairs. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times around the farm for safety reasons and they may not play on the bales as this is most dangerous. Dogs must be kept on their leads around the farm buildings as we have a working cat pack, who do an excellent job and do not appreciate being chased! Dogs are charged at £35 per week for each dog, they should not be left unattended during their stay. We require that all dogs should be kept off the furniture and will provide throws to protect our linen sofas and give you peace of mind, whilst re-assuring our non dog owning guests
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