There is plenty to do at Hartpiece. Features include a brick-built charcoal BBQ and al fresco covered dining pavilion seats 22. The sauna, hot tub and games room are fun for guests of all ages. A bar area near the hot tub can be used for training sessions and the games room is perfect for formal receptions.
Outdoors, tables and chairs can be arranged as you like on the decking and patios. Beyond, a pretty garden, woodland, orchard and 100-acre farm are wonderful places to explore. Hartpiece is an organic farm with Higher Stewardship status; sheep and Aberdeen Angus graze in the fields nearby.
There is ample parking in front of each building.
Electronics and WiFi
TVs, DVD players and radios in most rooms, two telephone land lines (Hall and Farm East). There are two broad band connections at Hartpiece giving good coverage even allowing for thick walls.
Central heating and hot water throughout. A wind turbine, solar panels and air source heat pumps supply power. Fireplaces: There are two fireplaces, one in the Hall and one in the Rose Room. Wood is coppiced from Hartpiece Wood.
Kitchens and Dining Areas
Four well-equipped kitchens, one per property. All with fridge-freezers, microwaves, kettles, dishwashers, high quality electric ovens with grills, gas hobs, extractor fans, pots and pans and utensils.Four indoor dining areas, complete with crockery, cutlery and glassware, in each of the properties. The Hall is equipped for 22.
Outdoor dining areas
Covered terrace and brick-built charcoal BBQ (complete with large flat grille and Weber kettle BBQ). Seats 22. Beautifully lit for night-time use. Tables and chairs are laid out on the decking and patio areas.
There are comfortable living areas in each of the properties and additional space indoors and outside. There is an upstairs family room in the Farm West, a sunken living room downstairs (the Eastern Promise Room) and a bar area next to the hot tub room.
There is a mix of en suite and family bathrooms throughout the property, with two additional WCs (see room layouts under Accommodation) and two additional shower rooms in the games room and sauna.
Complimentary bedding and two towels per guest, dish towels and cleaning clothes.
Laundry facilities: two washing machines (in the Hall and laundry room), a clothes dryer and outdoor whirly gig are supplied.
Hoovers, brooms, mops and a selection of cleaning materials, washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, sink scrub and cleaning, dish and floor cloths.