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Great Higham Barn Complex

Holiday Cottage in Doddington, Kent

from £5,303 pwSleeps 40

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Great Higham Barn Complex Summary

This group 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. The complex consists of 4 barns in a courtyard setting with ample parking for all. The barns are in excellent condition throughout with several outside seating areas, games area, PlayStation, enormous kitchen and dining space in the main barn, swimming pool, tennis court and a large garden. As a result of their excellence, the properties have been rated 4 Star Gold Award by Visit Britain.

These self catering holiday barns in Kent have been beautifully converted to provide high quality accommodation ideal for large groups. The rooms of this impressive country barn make the most of the wonderful oak beams found throughout the buildings and the layout has been especially designed to enhance the lofty heights and cathedral like proportions of the historic country accommodation. The owners of this Kent holiday barn have made very clever use of light with contemporary glass, wood and steel staircases and bannisters shedding light right down through the layers of this wonderful barn.

A mixture of contemporary and antique furniture adds a quirky but comfortable touch to the interior of this antique barn in Kent. This holiday let has large squashy sofas abound in the seating areas so that however large your group, there is room for all.

Approached up a long private drive, this stunning holiday Barn complex affords complete privacy and seclusion with views across the surrounding Kent farmland. Each self catering holiday barn in Kent has its own kitchen but the very spacious kitchen of the main English country barn would be ideal for catering for large groups. A particular feature is the enormous dining hall with seating for all around the bespoke table.

The self catering barns are surrounded by Kent woodland and fields with lovely views of the Kent countryside from many of the rooms, there is ample parking on the driveway, with a private garden surrounding each holiday house, and a private heated swimming pool and tennis court to enjoy during your stay in these Kent barns.

All in all, a truly stunning English country property in Doddington, Kent, ideal for the larger parties with enough space to give everyone the chance to relax, unwind and above all enjoy!

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

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Great Higham Barn Complex 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.

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

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

Kitchen: split into three 'rooms' - the main cooking area, with sink, double range electric oven and extractor fan, two dishwashers and a large fridge. Another dining area 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, docking station, DAB radio and CD player. Reading area upon sofas to seat 4.

Main lounge area: seating space, TV / DVD with adjoining WC

Ground floor (5 bedrooms):

Master bedroom (sleeps 2) king size double bed, en-suite bathroom with bath and integral shower

Double room (sleeps 2) double bed, en-suite shower room.

3 x Double / Twin rooms (sleeps 2 each, Twin beds available on request) - if you have a preference please let us know when booking.

Family bathroom with bath and integral shower

WC

Independent room, (sleeps 2) access down via a spiral staircase from the first floor or directly via own exterior front door. King size double or twin, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower

First Floor (2 bedrooms):

Snug/play area (sleeps 8) 2 double sofa beds and 4 futon beds sleep the extra 8 guests.

Family bedroom (sleeps 6) four single beds and bunk beds with an en-suite bathroom walk in shower and bath

Great Higham Oast Sleeps 10 in 4 bedrooms, 1 reception room, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite) and 1 WC. Outside there is a south facing patio with seating for 10 and a BBQ and further outside space to the rear. Under cover car parking for two cars is available.

Sitting area: Open plan, TV/ DVD player and Sky TV are available.

Kitchen: With granite work surfaces the kitchen is equipped with dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine, electric oven and hob, microwave and extractor fan, the adjoining dining table seats 10.

Ground Floor

Family bedroom (sleeps 4) 1 double bed and 2 single beds and a wood burning stove.

WC

First Floor

Master bedroom (sleeps 2) oak double bed, en-suite with shower cubicle

2 x twin bedroom (each sleeps 2) each with two single beds

Family bathroom with bath and hand-held shower over

Underfloor heating throughout both properties.

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Cherry and Plum Cottages: both sleep 4, each property has 1 mezzanine bedroom and 1 sofa bed, 1 reception room, 1 family bathroom. Secluded garden (not enclosed) with BBQ, patio and seating for 4. Private covered off road parking for two cars. Shared use of outside swimming pool and tennis courts.

Through the original stable door into a hallway with coat cupboard leading into open plan living area.

Sitting room: French doors leading to patio area, wood burning stove with supply of logs, sofas (1 sofa bed), TV/DVD

Kitchen: granite topped kitchen with breakfast bar equipped with washing machine, fridge, electric oven, electric hobs, microwave oven and kettle. A dining table seats four.

Galleried twin bedroom (sleeps 2) 2 single beds

Family bathroom on the ground floor with bath and integral shower

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Services

Wi-Fi
Use of shared outdoor swimming pool and tennis courts.
All forms of digital music are catered for with USB links for most MP3 players.
DAB radio and CD player also available. (Docking stations may not be compatible with some older iPods)

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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