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Pipe Cottage is a perfect base for cycling, walking & discovering 1066 county.

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bedsrooms, 1 bathroom, Lounge/kitchen/diner. Beautiful views, walks & cycling

Pipe Cottage is a beautifully refurbished former pump house in the heart of 1066 rural Sussex countryside between the villages of Salehurst and Robertsbridge and within easy reach of Battle with its range of eateries and shops and the costal towns of Hastings and Rye. Robertsbridge is just 1 mile from the cottage where you can find a main line train to London and Hastings, public houses selling local beers, wines and food, Judges bakery, Village Stores and Boots pharmacy. The Salehurst Halt is only 15 minute walk from Pipe. Bodiam Castle, Batemans, Battle Abbey and Pashley Manor Gardens are all within easy reach of the property as is the Jerwood gallery in Hastings. For those who enjoy the outdoors there are plenty of footpaths and cyle routes on the doorstep. This is the perfect base for couples, families or friends to sit back and relax.

Pipe Cottage is a single storey property and sleep 4 with one double room and one twin. It has an open plan lounge/kitchen/diner with a fully equipped kitchen and comfortable sofa, arm chairs & TV DVD in the lounge.

The cottage is approached via a bridleway which is a bit bumpy but passable, unless you have a low slung vehicle such as a sports car in which case you will struggle. Outside there is parking for several cars and an enclosed garden with BBQ and patio table and chairs. There is a further enclosed paddock of approximately 1 acre that can be used to access the footpaths via a private gate.

Please note: There is a stream close to the property.

More Details

Jo Eade
Member since: 2017
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Robertsbridge in Salehurst and Robertsbridge

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please do ensure you have holiday insurance because sometimes things do go wrong. We will not be liable for any events out of our control.
  • Please leave the property in the clean manner in which you found it.
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Pipe Cottage is a perfect base for cycling, walking & discovering 1066 county.
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

Rural idyll

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, clean property, away from it all , which was just what we needed. Just my husband and I staying and it was lovely for this. If we had had children with us, it could have been slightly tricky as the main bedroom is accessed through the second bedroom. Jo met us on arrival and we saw her when we left. She is a very nice lady who wanted to ensure we had a comfortable stay. Welcome pack was much appreciated on arrival and the cottage had everything we wanted. We’d love to go back!

  • Review Submitted: 14-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Sadly we didn't make it as my husband came down with pneumonia, he is making a good recovery.

  • 5 of 5

i told Jo that we hoped to book later in the year.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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I'm in love!

  • 5 of 5

What a little gem. Away from noise, just what we were looking for! No road running past except the little one to drive down to the cottage & you can park right next to the cottage. Spacious, clean, all amenities including a washing machine. A double room, another room with 2 twin beds. Bath & shower in the bathroom. Full kitchen with all utensils.

You will have the odd person walking their dog or horses coming down the public footpath that runs adjacent but there is no noise whatsoever & they usually pass quite quick.

Jo, the owner is the most helpful person ever. Non-intrusive, but contactable if you need her.

We wanted somewhere away from cities, traffic & people & this fitted the bill perfectly. We will definitely be returning!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your super review, much appreciated! So glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you again. Jo
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Salehurst Halt
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Sedlescombe Golf Course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
9 Miles
Car: recommended

Bedgebury Pinetum for Go Ape, mountain biking & cycling routes, forest walks & play areas & café 8 miles from the cottage; Bewl Water for cycle routes, walks, play area & restaurant 10 miles from the cottage; Coast Hastings & Rye 12 & 15 miles from the cottage for a number historic and modern attractions, antiques & eateries .


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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