The Old Glebe, Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex

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  • Weekly price
    from £ 5250
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 3150
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 3150
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 1050

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Large country house sleeping 24 near the South Downs, with outdoor pool and perfect for family celebrations

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
The Old Glebe, Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex, sleeps 6-24 in 10 bedrooms.

Sleeps up to 29 including the comfortable z-beds, made up to order

House sleeps 18 (+ 4 z-beds)
Stable Cottage sleeps 6 (+ 1 z-bed)

Midweek minimum 2 nights.
7 nights for 5 nights excluding Christmas and New Year.
Please note Stable Cottage only available with the main house.

The house and Stable Cottage are perfect for a family get together, where grandparents or those will small children can have a quiet area with the house just 25 yards away. Old Glebe is also perfect for weddings or landmark birthdays (aged 35+). The house has a huge dining room table for smart dinner parties (can seat up to 28 with additional trestle tables supplied). The grounds offer plenty of activities including tennis, football, an outdoor heated swimming pool (available from April-Oct), trampoline, croquet, darts, hammocks and swings in the summer.

It is hard to find real countryside in a location so easily accessible from London. Waldron is perfect in every way; a lovely little village complete with walks, a gastro pub, community cafe and romantic little church, all set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Our home is totally private with views over the South Downs to the sea at Beachy Head which is just 30 minutes drive. Other fabulous local attractions include Goodwood Races, Bewly Water Park, South Downs National Park, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Brighton and of course Glyndebourne Opera House, just 15 minutes away.

Also ideal for company bonding, the dining table makes an excellent conference table. Local activities including riding, shooting and gliding as well as so much on site. Full catering and the supply of white boards and other equipment can be arranged.

NB: Whilst we are very private, noise carries down to the village and out of respect for our neighbours we request all music to stop at midnight.


Main: Huge table seats 16-20, fully fitted, AGA, elec hob/oven, d/washer, m/wave, w/machine, lots of crockery/glasses. Cottage: fitted kitchen corner.
The large table in the main house sits 16-20, and with the addition of the trestle tables you can seat 28. Stable Cottage has a table for 8.
Main house: 3 sofas, bench games seating area plus table tennis, TV and DVD player. Open fire place. Stable: Sofa and 2 armchairs, w/burner, TV, DVD.
TV/DVD in sitting rooms. TV with an Xbox in the games room only for games. Good supply of DVDs to watch in both houses.
WiFi is available in both the house and cottage. NB: It is a domestic connection which can be slow and will not work if all the guests log on at once!
Xbox One and two controllers provided with a few games and dozens of board games. Table tennis table in sitting room. Card table and Bridge cards.
Both properties are fully heated with underfloor heating in the kitchen and ground floor of the Stable. There are 2 fireplaces & 1 wood burner.
Double beds apart from bunk bed room: double on bottom, single above. Attic room has double bed, double futon-style bed, 4 Z-beds. Cottage has 1 Z-bed
All linen and towels are provided. Please bring your own pool towels.
2 with en suite showers and free standing bathtubs in bedrooms (1 in each house), 2 en suite bathrooms, 2 further bathrooms with bath/shower. 2 WCs.
House is OK for wheelchairs and games room could be turned into a single bedroom with a Z-bed from the attic. Ground floor WC only.
Travel cot, high chair, board games, traditional wooden toy shop, trampoline with safety net, tennis rackets, go-cart, hammocks, swings and tree ropes
Heated outdoor pool, tennis court/football pitch (No Astros), trampoline with safety net, BBQ, fire pit, outdoor seating, hammock, swing, croquet.
Heated pool (April-Oct) is fenced off with a hedge and has a safety cover which may only be opened by an adult. No loud music outside at any time.
There is parking for at least 10-15 cars. Please try to avoid the lawns where rocks have been placed.
Strictly no smoking inside but smokers may smoke outside but please pick up cigarette ends.
Dogs are accepted at £10 per dog per night. Horses and ponies by arrangement - there are some stables.


Waldron is just north of the South Downs, Eastbourne and Beachy Head. This area of East Sussex has so many fabulous attractions that we could not mention them all.
We are about 35 minutes drive from Brighton and about 30 minutes from Tunbridge Wells.
Heathfield - with all supermarkets and all facilities - is 4 miles away.
A lovely little village complete with gastro pub, coffee & village shop, 5 minute walk.

Booking Information

Prices above for 20 - extras £25pppn. 25% non refundable deposit, bal due 60 days before your stay and a £1000 refundable breakage deposit, check-in 4pm. We offer 5 nights for 7 for week apart from xmas and NY. Weddings and parties quoted separately. 2 min midweek, checkout 10 am

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

East Sussex
TN21 0RB
United Kingdom
Buxted British Rail Station - 4 miles (10 minutes drive) - approx. 1 hour to London Bridge or Clapham Junction.
No buses immediately local to Old Glebe.
Gatwick Airport - 45 minutes drive (£50 taxi). Heathrow Airport - 90 minutes drive.

Rental Rates

PeriodDatesWeekly Price3 Night WeekendMidweek per night
Mid Season
3rd Sep 19 to 31st Oct 19
Christmas & New Year
20th Dec 19 to 2nd Jan 20

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The Old Glebe, Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex

Beth Cook

Joined us: 2015
+44 (0)7714 243 070
East Sussex
TN21 0RB
United Kingdom