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This pretty cottage has been lovingly restored and refurbished to provide cosy accommodation for four people plus a pet. It has been beautifully decorated and furnished and is the ideal location for a family holiday by the sea or a walkers paradise (including the dog). Situated in the ever popular Meads village this cottage is in an enviable location.

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Living Room

This bright room is beautifully decorated and furnished to reflect it's proximity to the sea. It has two leather sofas, occasional tables, TV, DVD and Wifi.

Kitchen/Dining Area

The large room has a modern kitchen which has been exceptionally well equipped and has an oven, hob, Microwave, washing machine and fridge freezer. At one end of the room is a table and four chairs. There are patio doors leading out to a conservatory with a sitting area. There is a downstairs toilet off the conservatory. From the conservatory there is a door leading to a delightful patio garden.

Master Bedroom

A double bed with ensuite bathroom provides a cosy and bright contemporary bedroom. The ensuite bathroom has a large storage cupboard with hanging space for clothes. Comfortable bed, quality furnishings and quiet location make this an ideal place to recharge batteries after long walks on the beach and South Downs.

Shower Room

Next to the twin bedroom is a shower room with cubicle shower , wash handbasin and wardrobe.There is no toilet in this room.

Twin Bedroom

This room has twin beds and is decorated in a seaside theme. It is bright and colourful and will appeal to children and adults alike. Comfortable beds and quality linen.
All bedrooms have quality bed linen, and a good supply of towels.


To the front of the cottage is a small gravel garden and to the rear a secluded patio garden with decking, table and chairs. The back garden is a suntrap and perfect for sitting out for dining or relaxing.


There is restricted parking outside the cottage and permits are provided.

Downs Gate          
King size bed No Dish washer No Private parking No
Double bed Yes Fridge Yes Permit parking* Yes
Single 2 Freezer Yes Garden / Patio Yes
Sofa bed No Washing machine Yes Gas central heating Yes
Tv Yes Iron Yes Electric heating N/A
Dvd Yes Hairdryer Yes Separate toilet Yes
Wifi Yes Cot** Yes Microwave Yes
Linen provided Yes Pets*** Yes
*Permit Supplied ** Small charge will apply *** Supplement per pet £20 per week

A welcome pack is provided for all our guests and includes fresh flowers, tea and milk. We aim to provide a most memorable holiday experience and have an exceedingly high level of repeat business.

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Celebration Packages
If you are celebrating a special event we can organise some treats prior to your arrival.

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Why not order your shopping online so it arrives just after you do? That way you can start your holiday without wasting time in the supermarket. Your arrival time at the cottage is from 4pm. All the major supermarkets in Eastbourne provide an internet shopping delivery service so you can choose from Asda, Sainsbury, Tesco, and Waitrose.

Prices 2016 - 2017 Weekly Nightly Minimum stay
29th Oct - 18th Dec 2016 £420 £80 3 Nights
19th Dec - 2nd Jan 2017 £730 - 1 Week
2nd Jan - 24th Mar £470 £120 3 Nights
25th Mar - 16th June £560 - 1 Week
17th Jun - 1st Sep £790 - 1 Week
2nd Sep - 29th Sep £695 - 1 Week
30th Sept - 27th Oct £560 - 1 Week
28th Oct - 22nd Dec £470 £120 3 Nights
23rd Dec - 2nd Jan 2018 £790 - 1 Week

Supplement per pet £20 per week

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Changeover day: Saturday
Short breaks available from end of October to end of March

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