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Grade 11 listed cottage in Pett Village, wealth of character, beams, inglenook

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Two bedrooms, new bathroom and kitchen. Set in a beautiful country village.

Situated within the popular Sussex village of Pett, midway between the ancient Cinque port town of Rye and the historic coastal town of Hastings. Both locations offering shopping,sporting and recreational facilities. Local amenities include butchers, two public houses/ restaurants, active community hall and parish church.

A short drive away at Pett Level there is access to miles of open shingle beach which forms part of the stunning coastline of the Rye Bay and nearby Fairlight is a 600 acre country Park with cliff top walks. We also have another cottage close by if you have a larger family or wish to holiday with friends, owners direct property number 6103393 Spinet Cottage.

Kerry and Danny Winchester
Member since: 2016
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This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
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Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2018

About Kerry and Danny Winchester

Owners Danny and Kerry Winchester, both born in the area have enjoyed renovating the cottage very much. It is such a fabulous area.

Kerry and Danny Winchester purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Kerry and Danny Winchester chose Hastings

The Cottage has such a good location for so many interests. It is within walking distance of the public houses and restaurants.

What makes this cottage unique

Hundreds of years of character and history, inglenook fireplace and beams.

We also have another property close by, Spinet is property number 6103393

so if you have an extended family that you would like to holiday with, the cottage has three bedrooms and sleeps six.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Hastings in Pett

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Lovely beamed bedrooms with stripped wooden floorboards.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Grade 11 listed cottage in Pett Village, wealth of character, beams, inglenook
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews

An absolute gem of a cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

A lovely cottage in a great location. The owners have managed to retain all the charm and quirkiness of this period cottage but have furnished it with all the modern conveniences. The property is extremely well maintained and was lovely and clean. There was a loaf of bread and a cake waiting for us on our arrival with butter and milk in the fridge plus a range of teas and coffee. A very welcoming touch and most appreciated after our drive down.

We didn't get to meet the owners, but the communication from Kerry was excellent and she really made us feel welcome through her text messages and emails. I'm sure that Meadowsweet Cottage will remain on our list of favourite holiday properties and we'll be back for another visit.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sweet stay at Meadowsweet

  • 5 of 5

So excited to stay in a Grade II cottage with all the old features yet modern cons in the kitchen. The cottage is clean and well maintained. The lounge and main bedroom are very spacious. Watch the low beam but that is part of the charm of the cottage.

It is located in a lovely village with a good pub ( Two Sawyers ) within walking distance.

The owners were very helpful with information before our departure from Australia and very obliging in every way.

Stayed September/October 2017

  • Review Submitted: 11-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Delightful listed country cottage in Pett

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a superb 3 nights at Meadowsweet Cottage recently which was a great base from which to explore the surrounding area. We enjoyed relaxing in the characterful lounge in front of the gas log burner after long days out walking. The modern kitchen was fully equipped if you wanted to cook at home. The bathroom was very clean and modern with lovely towels. Would definitely return for another stay in the future. Many thanks Jo and Rob

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Cosy, full of character- simply perfect

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is beautiful, clean and with all mod cons, but still full to the brim with quaint character.The owners were kind enough to leave us a few essential in the fridge. The village is lovely and quiet and very convenient for days out to the surrounding area. We felt completely relaxed after just a few days it was perfect, can’t recommend it enough.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Comfortable Grade 2 listed cottage

  • 5 of 5

This is a delightful old cottage with a modern kitchen extension. There are some quirky features, such as a scythe hanging on the wall and a low beam entering the bedroom (Watch out!) The kitchen has all you need with modern electric hobs and cooking equipment. There are two pubs in the village and both are fine for pub food and the beer is good. We enjoyed lots of delightful walks along the coast.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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Lovely cottage in a great location

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for 3 nights at Meadowsweet and wish we could have stayed longer. The cottage is lovely, with lots of character and good facilities. Pett village is really nice with 2 good pubs a short walk away and the beach just a quick car journey down the road.

We would definitely come back.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Two Sawyers and The Royal Oak
Nearest Ferry
41 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Beauport Hastings
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Two Sawyers and The Royal Oak
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Pett Level
Car: necessary

Lovely country area, also close to the beach.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.