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Scrag Oak Oast in Wadhurst, East Sussex

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sleeps 6
3 rooms

Scrag Oak Oast description

This stunning Grade ll listed oast is unique to the Kent and Sussex countryside, in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This delightful holiday property offers a plethora of beams and an abundance of character, with glorious views across the rolling countryside, particularly from the first floor living space. Originally used to dry hops grown locally, which were then sent to the brewer’s to be used for flavouring beers. Sadly, the twin roundels and the cowl at the top of the kiln has long since disappeared, but the main part of the barn, which was used for the actual storing of hops prior to drying, still has an oak winch in the living area as a reminder of its working past. Situated adjacent to the owner’s 16th-century house built by a Wealden ironmaster, on a delightful, rural, single track lane, guests can access the orchard, tennis court and owner’s paddocks which slope down to the stream at the bottom of the valley. Wadhurst village is close by, and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 7 miles. Bewl Water offers cycle hire, fishing and boating activities. Visit Bateman’s, Rudyard Kipling’s family home (NT), Bodiam Castle (NT), and the beautiful gardens at Scotney Castle and Pashley Manor, or simply enjoy the many walks through the beautiful Sussex countryside directly from the property. Take the opportunity to explore the award-winning English vineyards in the area and sample some superb wines. Wadhurst railway station, 3 miles, provides good connections to London and further sightseeing opportunities. Beach 20 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.Beamed kitchen/dining room with wooden floor. Double bedroom with 6ft bed (zip and link, can be twin). Separate toilet. First floor: Beamed living room with wooden floor, low beams and low doorway. Double bedroom with en-suite wet room. Further double bedroom with 6ft bed and access to Jack ’n’ Jill bathroom with shower attachment and toilet (also accessed from hallway via one step).
  • Elec, full oil CH, bed linen and towels inc
  • Freeview TV
  • DVD
  • M/wave
  • Washer/dryer
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Patio furniture
  • Access to owner’s paddock
  • BBQ
  • Parking (for 3 cars)
  • Tennis court (by arr)
  • Natural water supply from spring
  • Welcome pack
  • Pets free of charge
  • No smoking
  • NB: Stream in owner’s grounds, 1/4 mile


  • Barbecue
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Ideal for Golf
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Free Pets
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Wifi
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Washing Machine
  • Heritage Collection
  • Oast House
  • Car Parking - On Site
  • Owner Services Region

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