Picture-postcard Gate Cottage in Golden Cross near Hailsham is an idyllic private country house peacefully situated in our beautiful 28 acre Tudor Manor House estate. Perfect for touring the Sussex Weald, the estate is just 12 miles from Eastbourne on the coast and 9 miles from historic Lewes. The property is brimming with charm, built in 1911 and originally home to the estate coachman. Ideal for couples and friends sharing, the cottage has two spacious bedrooms and guests have free use of on-site leisure facilities including a heated indoor swimming pool.
Gate Cottage sleeps from 4 to a maximum of 6 guests and has two bedrooms including a double and a twin bedroom with two divans. Living space includes a dining room and a welcoming sitting room with a working open fireplace. All modern facilities are provided including a music centre, TV, DVD and a video. The bathroom is fully equipped with a bath and an electric shower and all essential appliances feature in the kitchen including a microwave, washing machine, electric cooker and a dishwasher.
Weekly seven night bookings commence on both Friday and Monday and short weekend and midweek breaks are available. Families and pets are welcome. On-site leisure facilities include our large luxury indoor swimming pool, a badminton court, a hard tennis court and extensive rural grounds with a climbing tower and a sandpit for children.
The house is part of a group of 6 within 10 acres of the grounds, perfect for wedding parties. Why not book one of our optional services during your stay with us which include a babysitting/ nanny service, a housekeeping service and beauty pamper treatments. A gourmet and three course meal cooking service is also offered by our own Cordon Bleu chef, with a meal delivery service also available. Choose the Pekes Manor Estate for wedding receptions, for which we can provide marquees and a catering service.