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Great Higham Barn

Holiday Cottage in Doddington, Kent

from £4,190 pwSleeps 18+8

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Great Higham Barn Summary

Set in the depths of the rolling Kent countryside, Great Higham Barn is a stunning period barn - ideal for large parties, group accommodation or wedding venue beautifully furnished with wonderfully spacious rooms. This group holiday accommodation is quite literally breathtaking with huge rooms, heavily beamed, contemporary touches and a bespoke table to seat all your guests in the wonderful dining hall. This Kent holiday house is in excellent condition throughout with several seating areas, games area, playstation, enormous kitchen with space for all, swimming pool, tennis court and a large garden.

For larger parties, combine the other barns in the complex to sleep up to 44. There are several seating areas for all ages throughout the barn, from a group of bean bags to squishy comfortable sofas. A particular feature of this holiday barn in Kent is the contemporary glass staircase which sheds light throughout the Barn and makes for a wonderful party space. The accommodation also comes with an annexe, which can be used as part of the Kent barn (it has an inter-connecting staircase) or separately with its own front door - ideal for members of the party who perhaps are looking for a little privacy.

There is a very spacious kitchen which has every conceivable machine imaginable and is split into areas, with an excellently equipped cooking area in the heart of the open plan space, ideal for preparing for even the largest of parties. There is both formal and informal eating areas, comfy sofas, and the utility area tucked away.

This self catering holiday barn is surrounded by Kent woodland and fields with lovely views of the countryside from many of the rooms and an eco hot tub for you to enjoy.. There is parking for several cars in the driveway of this holiday barn in Kent with a private garden surrounding the holiday barn with the shared use of an outside heated swimming pool (summer only), and tennis court within the complex to enjoy during your stay.

All in all, a truly stunning cottage with hot tub, ideal for the larger parties with enough space to give everyone the chance to relax, unwind and above all enjoy!

Thinking about having your wedding here? Read all about Lauren and Dan's Great Higham Barn wedding here.

If you would like some guidance from our team on this property or help in finding the ideal holiday property please call our team on 01227 464958 or email.

Great Higham Barn Holiday Accommodation

Great Higham Barn: sleeps 18 + 8 in 7 bedrooms, 2 sofa beds and 4 futon beds in reception rooms, 1 family bathroom, 4 en suite bath or shower rooms and 1 WC. Outside there is a private garden with large patio area and seating and private off road parking for several cars on the driveway or undercover. There is use of shared outdoor swimming pool and tennis courts for all guests and an eco hot tub to enjoy.

The property is entered via the double height barn door which leads into a double height glass walled atrium.

Ground Floor

Main dining area seats 18 with French doors leading to the rear patio area.

Large dining room table (15ft. long and 5ft. wide) in entrance hall seating 20 people

Downstairs cloakroom

Kitchen: split into three 'rooms' - the main cooking area, with sink, double range electric oven and extractor fan, two dishwashers, two microwaves, flash food processor, two kettles, two toasters and a large fridge. A second dining area overlooks garden seats 12.

The utility room has a washing machine and separate dryer.

Glass wood and steel stairs lead to the first floor to an open mezzanine.

Snug/play area with PlayStation (sorry no games provided), TV/DVD, Reading area upon sofas to seat 4.

Main sitting area: sofas and armchairs to seat 14 with beanbags for a further 4, coffee table, TV and DVD adjoining WC

Independent annexe room: (sleeps 2) access via the garden or spiral staircase from the first floor. King size double or twin, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower

Bedroom Configuration:

1 x double bedroom, with ensuite with bath and shower over the bath

​1 x bedroom with twin beds which make up to double

​1 x bedroom with twin beds which make up to double

1 x double bedroom with ensuite shower room

1 x bedroom with twin beds


1 x bathroom with separate shower

First Floor - Open Plan

Longe near dormitory with two double sofa beds

Large open living area with docking station for iPod, TV, DVD, Sky and Internet

We have USB links for iPods, phones, iPads, mp3 player via USB link or phonojack, Dab radio and cd, (docking station may not be compatible with some iPod classics)

Separate WC

Dormitory style bedroom - 4 single beds + 1 bunk bed

Large bedroom with bath, separate shower, WC and wash hand basin

There is a wood fired hot tub in The Barn's grounds for the exclusive use of The Barn occupants only

Local Information about Doddington, Kent

If you can tear yourselves away from this wonderful spot and all on offer at the barn then there is lots to see and do in the area. Leeds Castle with Go Ape, Segway and the stunning grounds itself is within 20 minutes, Canterbury Cathedral and St Augustines Abbey are also within easy reach and if you fancy a brewery tour, Shepherd Neame is based in nearby Faversham.

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