Rent the house Sleeps 8 4 beds 3 bathrooms Garden
Crown House is a cosy, grade II listed, tastefully decorated, 16th Century house, full of character, books and art, exposed beams and an open fire with rooms boasting kingsize beds; fine down duvets and pillows, Egyptian cotton sheets and sympathetically designed, modern bathrooms. With 4 double bedrooms (3 king and 1 twin) and 3 bathrooms, the cottage sleeps 8.
The Garden Room is situated on the ground floor and has a shower room with a huge walk in shower. The Turret Room, the most romantic of the 3, located on the first floor with stairs up to the bathroom above with a huge roll top bath and a view of the parkland of Glemham House (belonging to the Earl & Countess of Cranbrook). There are steep winding stairs and a low beam in the bathroom. The Rose Room, also on the first floor, is very prettily decorated. It is a double aspect room with a family bathroom - shower over bath. All the above rooms have king-size mahogany sleigh beds with low footboard; pocket sprung mattresses, fine down pillows and duvets and white Egyptian cotton bed linen. The Blue and White Stripy is a twin room. The kitchen boasts a 4 ovened Aga (switched off in the summer), electric cooker, dishwasher and a dining table that seats 8 comfortably. There is a large sitting room with piano, an open log fire and a smart TV and DVD player. The Garden is about a 3rd of an acre and is split between 2 cottages. There is an Indian fire bowl for outdoor cooking and outdoor dining furniture. The owner Sasha lives next door with her Boston Terriers and a cat and can be on hand to assist if any issues arise. Opposite Crown House you will find The Crown Inn, which offers home cooked food and a fine selection of ales. (Check for opening times) and there are many idyllic walks on offer in the fields and woods surrounding the village.
Ground floor Entrance hall (please leave your shoes and boots here) Downstairs loo Kitchen/diner - dishwasher, 4 ovened Aga, electric cooker. Dining table seats 8. Sitting room, open fire, Smart TV & DVD player. Bedroom - Garden Room, Kingsize bed Shower room
First Floor Bedroom - The Turret, Kingsize bed Bedroom - The Rose Room, Kingsize bed Bedroom - The Spare Room - can be made up as a double or twin Bathroom - shower over bath
Second Floor Bathroom - Huge roll top bath
Outside There is parking for 3 vehicles and the garden is split between the 2 semi-detached cottages. There is a separate outbuilding housing a washing machine. Indian fire bowl and out door table and chairs.
Rates Prices vary depending on length of stay and season.
Off season prices - 7 nights - £1,800 High season - 7 nights - £2,000 New year - £1,800 for 3 nights or £2000 for the week Christmas week - £3000 (includes fully decorated 7ft Christmas tree and access to log store)
Payment by BACS Conditions & Cancellations 25% non refundable at time of booking The remainder must be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival. Damage deposit £1,000 payable 7 days prior to arrival
In the event of a national lockdown the booking is transferable. Otherwise we recommend taking out travel insurance