This well-presented holiday property is located in the heart of the popular quaint market town of Steyning, at the foot of the South Downs National Park and only 10 minutes’ drive from the nearest beach at Shoreham, or alternatively, the family seaside resorts of Brighton and Worthing are within 20 minutes’ drive. Offering a wealth of charm and character, this period apartment is situated above the owner’s traditional sweet shop/florist opposite the landmark clock tower in Steyning High Street, and is steeped in history, mostly dating back to the 15th century. Accessed by external stairs at the rear and set over two floors, most rooms have beams, some characteristically low. With many thoughtful personal touches and accessories to ensure the guests are made to feel welcome, this is an ideal holiday base for couples or families. As well as scenic walks close by, including the Chanctonbury Ring, Steyning has its own leisure centre, shops, inns and eateries. There are plenty of attractions within easy driving distance, including Goodwood House, Amberley Museum, Parham House, polo at Midhurst, Petworth House, Nymans House and Gardens or West Dean Gardens, racing at Brighton, Hickstead, Goodwood and Fontwell. Chichester with its cathedral, Goodwood Races, festival theatre, Arundel Castle, Wildfowl and Wetlands Nature Reserve, RSPB at Pulborough, Weald and Downland Museum all within easy reach. It is also a short drive to the cosmopolitan Brighton with its Royal Pavilion, Sea Life Centre, pier and The Lanes, and plenty of entertainment including theatres, galleries and museums. Beach 5 miles. Shop 20 yards, pub and restaurant 50 yards.
External stairs to entrance. First floor: Living room. Second living room. Dining room/kitchen. 2 double bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room and toilet. Bathroom with shower over bath, shower cubicle and toilet. Most rooms with beams. Second floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft) with additional Z-bed (for alternative sleeping), 1 twin.
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Cot on request. Freeview TV. DVD. iPod dock. Gas hob. Electric oven. Microwave. Washing machine and tumble dryer in utility. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Parking (1 car). Welcome pack. Pets free of charge. No smoking. Friday to Friday.