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Converted train carriage on the Sussex seafront

Ever fancied staying in a converted train carriage?  This pair of lovingly restored Stroudley railway carriages date back to the 10th century and were originally used on the London – Brighton line.  Now they are positioned on the seafront in the seaside town of Selsey and have been turned into luxurious accommodation for 8 people.

view-over-selsey hallway

This railway carriage conversion is charming and eccentric, whilst offering some luxurious features, and direct access onto a superb beach and a beautiful part of the British coastline.  Each of the coaches have been thoughtfully adapted and combines original features with cosy and quirky living spaces.  And as for the setting?  You don’t get closer to the beach than this.  You want beachfront?  You’ve got beachfront!

terrace double-room

Inside are four bedrooms – 2 doubles and 2 twins (with bunk beds).  The sitting room has a comfy sofa and TV, there is a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with shower, and an eating and sitting area with a log burner and panoramic views.  There is a collection of DVD’s, books, games and toys.  Outside you will find a fenced beach style garden with decking and garden furniture.  The beach itself is unspoilt, and you will often have it all to yourself, even in high season.

kitchen bunk-room

Selsey is six miles south of Chichester and offers a wide range of activities for all ages and interests, from golfing and cycling, to fishing and diving, and all points in between!

door dining-and-views

From £375 – £1000 per week depending on time of year.

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Seaside Living: A Beachfront House in Sussex

In search of stylish and relaxed seaside living? Then you’re in the right place. Nestled at the foot of the sand dunes, this five bedroom beachfront house is perfectly located for you to take in the beach, go on long walks along the sand and play all day in the sun with your bucket and spade.

Beachfront house in Sussex

Beachfront house in Sussex

The Warrens is a very versatile Sussex house which is a combination of beautifully-renovated accommodation along with the delights Camber’s endless sandy beach. The five bedrooms sleep up to 10 people in total.

Stylish interiors

Stylish interiors

All the beds are made up with luxurious white linen, and can be put together as either singles or superkings.  There’s lots of storage throughout and one of the bathrooms even has a luxurious rolltop bath.  There are two stylish wet rooms with drench showers, the comfortable sitting room is equipped with all possible technologies, and the large kitchen is home to a dining table for 8 as well as lots of utensils and appliances.

Camber sands on your doorstep

Camber sands on your doorstep

There is a south facing, enclosed, decked garden at the back of the house which is bathed in sunshine throughout the day (providing the sun is shining for you of course!), and there are sun loungers and a seating area under the shaded pergola. 

Deck and blue skies

Deck and blue skies

From £850 – £1595 per week.

STOP PRESS – THE WARRENS IS STILL AVAILABLE FROM 30TH AUGUST – 6TH SEPTEMBER 2013.  Usually £1595 per week at this time of year it is now £1450.