The Artisan Bakehouse


Foodie’s retreat with relaxed child-friendly cottages in a magical Sussex setting.

  • roomUnits 2
  • person Sleeps 2 - 8
  • bed Bedrooms 2 - 4
  • petPets
  • mobilityMobility
  • Babies
  • Toddlers
  • Older Kids
  • Teens

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Stay in a beautifully restored 16th century cottage with Sussex countryside views from every window and partake in freshly baked goods made on your doorstep by artisan, award-winning bakers.

About this place

Best bits

  • Start as you mean to go on with a delicious welcome hamper of baked goodies, freshly supplied by the onsite bakehouse.
  • Children will make best friends of the friendly chickens and pet rabbit in no time.
  • The natural beauty and seclusion of the cottages feels really special.

Top tips

  • Bring your walking boots and wellies to take on the South Downs.
  • Don’t forget your picnic blanket and cool box for alfresco dining in the surrounding acres of woodland and gardens.
  • Beach towels and a windbreak are a must to spend the day at Brighton or Worthing nearby.

Plan your stay

What are the facilities like? Where can you eat? What can you do?

Swimming pool
Outdoor play equipment
Farm animals
Baby listening
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The holiday cottages have limited wheelchair accessibility and assistance would be needed to move around within the cottages due to stairs and 16th century construction.

Externally there are gravel pathways and a disabled parking area, plus outside toilet facilities. The Bakehouse is accessible at ground floor level.

Location & local area

About the owners

Les & Louise

Listed since April 2012

We fell in love with this beautiful idyllic location in Sussex and didn't want to leave - our visitors often say this now too!

Owner recommendations

  • A walk to the beautiful bluebell wood nearby In late April, early May will not disappoint.

  • Watch the sunset over the coast from the South Downs.

  • Stroll around historic Steyning and visit the free museum, run in the park and enjoy cream tea in a choice of family friendly tea rooms.

  • Have your fish and chips on the beach, walk along the promenade to Brighton and take in all that the city has to offer.

  • The pretty village of Alfriston village is a pretty place to start a hike to the South Downs or scenic walk along the Cuckmere river.

  • If you’re a National Trust member, free days out at Wakehurst or Petworth are both reachable in under 45 minutes.

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