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Old Lock Cottage, Birdham

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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Old Lock Cottage is a charming yachtsman cottage in the popular sailing village of Birdham, just 4 miles from historic Chichester. The cottage is just steps from both Chichester Marina and Birdham Pool on the beautiful Chichester Harbour, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The 18 miles Salterns Way runs right outside the garden gates providing a lovely hiking / biking trail to Chichester and the beaches at West Wittering and East Head. The cottage is on a private dead end road and is very peaceful, perfect for short breaks or longer vacations. There is a small enclosed patio garden with a fish pond, and plenty of seating so you can enjoy being outdoors. Inside, the cottage has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and can accommodate 6 people in comfort. It is well decorated with comfo...Old Lock Cottage is a charming yachtsman cottage in the popular sailing village of Birdham, just 4 miles from historic Chichester. The cottage is just steps from both Chichester Marina and Birdham Pool on the beautiful Chichester Harbour, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The 18 miles Salterns Way runs right outside the garden gates providing a lovely hiking / biking trail to Chichester and the beaches at West Wittering and East Head. The cottage is on a private dead end road and is very peaceful, perfect for short breaks or longer vacations. There is a small enclosed patio garden with a fish pond, and plenty of seating so you can enjoy being outdoors. Inside, the cottage has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and can accommodate 6 people in comfort. It is well decorated with comfortable, contemporary furniture. Downstairs there is a large open plan living / dining room with a wood burning stove, French doors onto the garden, and plenty of books. There is a large TV with Sky package, a Blu-ray/DVD player, a bluetooth speaker, and WiFi. The separate kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes a range with a gas hob and electric oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer, and Nespresso coffee machine. If you don't feel like cooking it's only a short walk to The Boathouse restaurant in Chichester Marina, or you could take a walk or short drive to one of the many restaurants and pubs nearby. There is a double bedroom on the ground floor with an adjacent shower room. Upstairs there are two bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and plenty of in built wardrobes. The master bedroom has a king size bed, and there is a twin bedroom across the landing. Good quality linens and towels and a welcome pack of toiletries are provided. There is a parking for 2 cars opposite the gates and additional parking is available at Chichester Marina.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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About the Manager
Laura Nix (Property Manager Henry Adams Holiday Lets )
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2009
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We booked this property for a long weekend as it was close to the Marina. The first day was ruined as my husband spent considerable time hoovering up a large number of hornets that were in the main bedroom curtains. We could not keep the...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank franscanlan
Management response:Responded 25 January 2017

Thank you for your feedback. There was a hornets nest outside but this had been treated before your arrival. Rest assured this has gone entirely now. The shower did have a couple of lose tiles and this has been rectified for future guests. We are...More

Reviewed 18 September 2016

The surrondings offer beautiful discoveries. We want come back next year ! The cottage is very well equipped. Each room with bathroom, ideal kitchen, cosy living room, nice garden.

Date of stay: September 2016
2  Thank FabienneP601
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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