The Old Barn is lovely for families and friends looking for a true rural experience.
The open plan living/dining-room with a full kitchen area and stone floors throughout.
The ground floor bedroom is full of character with high sloping ceilings and gorgeous linens.
The kitchen has everything you need to make a delicious meal.
The ground floor twin room is bursting with character great for children or adults. Take care of the low beam as you enter the room.
As you drive in there is a designated parking bay for The Old Barn and additional parking is available nearby.
Entrance to The Old Barn.
Snuggle up on the sofas.
The welcoming wood-burner is perfect for those chilly days.
Plenty of space for a leisurely breakfast.
Breakfast time.
Look out for the stag on the main entrance pillar.
Time to get cooking.
The shower-room.
A view of the kitchen area with stable-door to the courtyard garden.
Enjoy a drink from the Dolce Gusto coffee machine.
Relax with a glass of something nice in the sunshine.
The courtyard is surrounded by pretty plants and gives you the opportunity to chat to fellow guests in the adjoining cottages if you wish.
Walk across the communal courtyard where you will find a door to the shared laundry-room.
The enclosed private garden is ideal for those with small children and dogs.
In the grounds of the farm is a large pond which attracts all types of wildlife and birds.  Do take care with children.
Camber sands is popular with visitors to Sussex.
Admire the sea views from Eastbourne Pier.
Enjoy a day at Bodiam Castle.
Take a wander along Birling Gap.
Explore the South Downs National Park.
Enjoy the surroundings of Scotney Castle.
Ramble the medieval streets of Rye.
Visit Herstmonceux Castle Estate and enjoy woodland and the formal and themed gardens.
Battle Abbey and explore the ruins of William the Conqueror’s famous abbey.
Visit Battle town.

The Old Barn


4.7 miles W of Battle / Sleeps 4 + cot

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The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

Ash Tree Inn (1 mile)

In the heart of the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty this 17th century free house offers a warm welcome and traditional good pub grub. You'll find oak beams and an open fire to keep you warm in winter, your dog is welcome and there's plenty of parking.

Nearest beach

Pevensey Bay Beach (8 miles)

William the Conqueror landed here in 1066 before the historic Battle of Hastings. At the time the harbour was a bustling port but over time the coast has receded and now the local village is over a mile away from the beach. These days the shingle beach is pretty quiet with good views over the channel. Pay and display parking is available nearby and dogs are allowed although restrictions may apply in high season.

Nearest walk

Ashburnham Place (1 ½ miles)

The family seat of the Ashburnham family for 400 years, Ashburnham Place is now a christian retreat with grounds which are open to the public free of charge. The gardens were designed by Capability Brown and are a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the peace. The Orangery offers refreshments.

Nearest town

Battle (4 ½ miles)

Located just 50 miles from London, this small town was named after the famous Battle of Hastings. These days life is much more tranquil and you'll find a thriving market town with pretty medieval cottages, interesting shops and historic landmarks.

Also nearby

The Swan Inn Dallington (1 ¾ miles)

A traditional farmers pub serving a traditional menu and real ales. You'll find a real fire to keep you warm in winter and outdoor seating for warmer months.

White Hart (2 ½ miles)

A warm and cozy pub, owned by farmers, with two bars and a restaurant. The small seasonal menu is created using local produce and beef, lamb and pork from the farm. Daily specials are also available.

The Netherfield Arms (2 ¾ miles)

A pretty traditional pub situated in the heart of the village of Netherfield. With ingle nook fireplace and lovely garden, it's a great place to visit any time of year. The menu is created using local produce and you can choose from the a la carte menu, bar snacks and roast on Sundays.

The Squirrel Inn (2 ¾ miles)

Family friendly and dog welcoming, this pub offers a seasonally changing menu using locally sourced produce. An open fire will warm you in winter and in the summer months you can take advantage of the large garden.

The Wheel Inn Etchingham (4 ½ miles)

Under new management from February 2019, this is now a family run establishment offering a creative menu using locally sourced produce. Off road parking is available and children are welcome.

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