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Byre Cottages on Sullington Manor Farm, West Sussex; holiday cottages

Are you ready for a summer holiday in Sussex?

Over the past winter months, many people have been in-between moving house and have needed a temporary base for a few months. Byre Cottages are the perfect base, near Worthing, Brighton and Chichester and nestled into the South Downs in the beautiful and easily accessible countryside in West Sussex with many public footpaths and public

Artisanal cutting boards from the cafe at The Old Workshop, Sullington Manor Farm, West Sussex

Are you looking for bespoke and artisanal wooden pieces made locally?

The cafe at The Old Workshop has the perfect answer! We, at the cafe at The Old Workshop believe it’s crucial to support small and local businesses. It is so easy to do here in West Sussex where there are so many thriving and creative small businesses. We have always sold local, artisanal products from

Owls in countryside at Sullington Manor Farm

What kind of birds have habitats on farms?

We took part in the Big Farmland Bird Count! February comes around and the Big Farmland Bird Count crops up again – a chance to enjoy the outdoors whilst trying to gauge which exact small brown bird that was. Through the UK lockdown, people are engaging more and more with the outdoors and countryside but

Valentine Hamper from the cafe at The Old Workshop, West Sussex

Valentine’s Hampers

Sussex based Valentine’s hampers The cafe at The Old Workshop is very excited to announce that we are currently putting together artisanal Sussex based hampers filled with Nutbourne wine, artisan cheese and lots of homemade goodies – perfect for cheering up the middle of February! I think it can be said nationally that January has

Snowy Byre Cottages on Sullington Manor Farm, West Sussex

Self-isolation and Byre Cottages

What is it like to self-isolate in holiday cottages in West Sussex? Recently after meeting with a good friend for a walk on the South Downs on the afternoon of New Year’s Eve, I found myself nestled down in one of our self-catering holiday cottages on a working farm in West Sussex. My friend had