Pippins Cottage is on the ground floor of an early twentieth century farm worker's cottage which was converted to 2003 building regulations standards. We have tried to provide as much useful information as possible in this guide but, if you have any queries please telephone or email us. We look forward to welcoming you to Pippins.
Access with steps
Travel by public transport
We recommend that you use Uckfield Station, which is about 4 miles away, where there is a taxi service right next to the station.The train timetable can be accessed on www.nationalrail.co.uk. See below.
Travel by taxi
There is a car parking area next to the cottage providing ample space for parking. It is sloping gently and has a gravel surface. The distance to the cottage is some 20 metres over grave, concrfete and paving slabs. You can park directly outside the cottage to unpack etc. Automatic lightling is triggered in the car park at night. You will be escourted to your cottage on arrival.
The distance to the cottage is some 15 metres over gravel, concrete and paving slabs.You can park directly outside the cottage to unpack etc.
Path to main entrance
The front door is accessed after mounting 2 steps (height 150mm, width1000mm) and is protected by a canopy under which is an external light. The door has a 80mm threshold and leads straight into the living room.
Getting around inside
Self catering kitchen
Kitchen & Laundry Area
The flooring is laminated.
The sitting room is open plan with the kitchen, the latter being accessed up 2 carpeted steps (height of each 160mm and 1000mm wide)The floor is covered with a wall to wall short pile carpet.
Getting around outside
Pippins has its own private walled sitting out area, which is accessed through the kitchen door over a threshold. Guests may also access the 12 acres of garden with its pond, and may wander through the fields. Hoiwever there are many hazards (the pond, tractor ruts and uneven ground etc); so they need to excercise due care when availing themselves of these pleasures.
The terrace is accessed through the bedroom door which overlooks a small garden. It has 1 step up to a lawn.
Customer care support
We provide no accessibility equipment.
Emergency evacuation procedures
Pippins has 3 exterior doors. The visitors are instructed not to block these exits and to always leave the keys in the doors.
Before the visitors arrive we are happy to receive an on line grocery order on the day of theor arrival. We will unpack and put it away in the kitchen cupboards and refrigerator.