Holiday Cottage in Chislet, Kent
from £526 pwSleeps 6
This traditional thatched barn is available for the first time as a holiday home near Canterbury in Kent. Just recently renovated, with a host of traditional features including oak beams, oak flooring and a cast iron wood burning stove. Tastefully furnished in a modern contemporary style, this Kent holiday home has been finished to an extremely high standard. Just a short drive from the historic City of Canterbury and the Kent coast with towns such as Sandwich, Deal and Whitstable. The Hayloft is a very special holiday home in Kent and would make an ideal destination for long vacations and short breaks throughout the year.
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The Hayloft at Chislet: sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms, 2 shower rooms, 1 bathroom, outdoor seating and parking off road for several cars.
To the front of the barn is a large gravelled area for secure parking and a brick built entrance ramp. Entry to the property is through the oak front door of the barn, into the large open plan kitchen and dining area.
Kitchen: fitted with all machines, includes a large range style oven and gas hob, spacious larder.
Dining area: table to seat 8. Doors to the dining area outside onto the decked part of the garden.
Downstairs shower room: power shower
Living room: sofa seating, oak flooring, wood burning stove.
Twin bedroom (sleeps 2) & en suite wet room - suitable for anyone with mobility problems.
Galleried landing area: armchair with TV and DVD.
Master bedroom has a king sized double bed with TV and basin.
Twin bedroom with two single beds and TV.
Family bathroom for this floor, which has a bath and separate power shower
Decked area complete with table and chairs, outside lighting and a charcoal BBQ
This property offers disabled access for wheelchair users
Central heating throughout
Kitchen has underfloor heating
The Hayloft barn is situated on a rural country lane and surrounded by open farmland with easy access to reclaimed marshland in particular The Saxon Shore Way. This area is ideal for walking and cycling and there are regular sightings of heron, marsh harrier and egrets. Within easy walking distance of an excellent local pub, complete with log fire and good food served throughout the day. The Cathedral City of Canterbury is close by as well as the costal towns of Whitstable, Sandwich and Herne Bay.
Canterbury is a medieval city which is surrounded by the original city walls. Here you can visit the famous Cathedral and St Augustine's Abbey, both of which have been designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites. A whole day can be spent just exploring the Cathedral, Crypt and Cloisters. Canterbury also offers many other tourist attractions including, Historic River Tours, the Canterbury Tales attraction, and extensive shopping especially in the new Whitefriars centre.
Surrounding Canterbury there are many other attractions - for children the wild animal parks at Howletts and Port Lympne are great locations for days out. For garden lovers Kent and East Sussex boast many famous and beautiful gardens to visit. Gardens include Goodnestone Park Gardens, Mount Ephraim, Great Dixter in Northiam and the famous Sissinghurst Castle Gardens. A lovely afternoon can be spent exploring these gardens and enjoying tea and cakes in the tea room afterwards.
With the proximity of the Channel Tunnel and the port of Dover, day trips to France are so easy - you can also take the Eurostar to Paris which only takes 2 hours.
For golfers there is an 18 hole course on the outskirts of Canterbury, also the links course at Royal St George's in Sandwich and the Royal Cinque Ports in Deal. For fishermen, Marshside Fishing Lakes where a day ticket cost £6 is just a mile away.
For more ideas please visit our 'things to do' section on the website.
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