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West Sussex, United Kingdom


Gorgeous 13th century cottage fully restored to the highest specification throughout with swimming pool and grass tennis court in the heart of the South Downs National Park.



  • Beautifully restored West Sussex home
  • Sleeps up to 12 guests
  • Main house with 4 bedrooms, 3 en suite
  • Further family bathroom
  • Two reception rooms with log fireplaces
  • Large eat-in kitchen/dining room with fireplace
  • Study and TV room
  • Separate annexe with 2 en suite bedrooms, reception and kitchen
  • Heated swimming pool (1st April to 31st September 7.30am to 7.30pm)
  • Grass tennis court & croquet lawn (May to September)
  • Changing room with sauna/steam
  • Hot tub
  • Charcoal Weber BBQ
  • Well behaved dogs welcome

The House

Price Upon Request

Labyrinth, once the former hunting lodge of Oliver Cromwell, is a beautifully restored, luxurious 13th century cottage set in the heart of the South Downs National Park. The historic thriving market town of Petworth is just a 10 minute drive, the South coast, including West Wittering,  is under 45 minutes away and London is approximately an hour from the house. The main house has 4 bedrooms (3 en suite), 5 bathrooms, 2 reception rooms, study, TV room and a wonderful large open plan kitchen/dining room with open fireplace. The guest cottage has 2 further en suite bedrooms, sitting room and fully equipped kitchen. Outside the house has everything that you would expect from a house of this calibre including heated swimming pool (1st April to 31st September 7.30am to 7.30pm), grass tennis court (May to September), hot tub, steam room/sauna in a fully equipped changing room and wonderfully landscaped grounds. Labyrinth is a stunning house in every respect and has everything guests looking for a country escape could wish for. We are so delighted to be able to include this exemplary house in our portfolio.


  • Housekeeping 2 days per week
  • Molton Brown toiletries
  • Cook available on request (additional cost)
  • Super fast 50MB broadband & WiFi
  • HD/4K entertainment on all TVs
  • Sound bar in main reception room
  • PS3, PS4 games
  • SKY, BTSports and Netflix
  • Keyless entry system
  • House wellington boots in a variety of sizes
  • Lovely extras including welcome hamper from Cowdray Farm Shop, milk delivery 3 days per week, weekend paper delivery and more.

House Details

Main House Ground Floor: Two reception rooms with log fireplaces, fully equipped eat-in kitchen/dining room with log fireplace leading onto a terrace, study, TV room, laundry room, boot room and guest cloakroom, outdoor terraces including covered, heated seating area.

First Floor: Three en suite bedrooms, further bedroom, family bathroom. NB: two of the en suite bathrooms are very low and access is under a beam, so not suitable for elderly, infirm or tall guests.

Annexe: Sitting room, fully equipped kitchen, double en suite bedroom, twin en suite bedroom. NB twin bedroom has sloping ceilings so really only suitable for children


West Sussex

Home to Glorious Goodwood, polo at Cowdray, Chichester, the amazing South Downs, wonderful beaches and an endlessly tempting array of charming villages and pubs, West Sussex has it all.

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