Orchard Street Townhouse
Holiday Cottage in Canterbury, Kent
from £750 pwSleeps 8
Orchard Street Townhouse Summary
Take exclusive use of this beautiful Grade II listed Regency town house in the peaceful, sought after St. Dunstan's area close to the heart of the Cathedral City of Canterbury.
This stunning, large holiday home, offers a blend of period and contemporary luxury at its best. The upper sitting room is place to some utterly gorgeous furnishings, quite the scene from a designer magazine. The large ceiling light will put a spring in your step; the best room in the house for a glass of wine and a good book!
Dinner can be enjoyed in the more formal dining room on the ground floor, where guests can indulge and enjoy a fine feast in style. The perfect place to celebrate an evening with friends.
The spacious kitchen, on the same floor, has been provided with all modern amenities and overlooks the enclosed garden, which is ideal for relaxing in whilst breathing in the scent of jasmine hanging over the garden wall.
The rooms of this unique Grade II listed home make the most of the natural sunlight. A choice of 4 bedrooms, each individually styled, are located on the lower ground, first and top floors. Making the house ideal for friends or two family groups travelling together.
A choice of local shops are nearby for the all-important groceries or source mouth-watering organic or locally grown ingredients at nearby The Goods Shed which is a renowned delicatessen farm store selling cheeses, wines, fish, and much more.
Or stroll to the city centre of Canterbury, host to fabulous shops and a wide range of cafes, bars and restaurants. A visit to the city is wonderful any time of year, be it for a weekend with friends or a family break in the holidays.
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Orchard Street Townhouse Holiday Accommodation
Orchard Street Townhouse: sleeps 8 in 2 double and 2 twin bedrooms, over 3 floors (lower, 1st and 2nd floor). Parking available in nearby car parks
Lower Ground Floor
Bedroom 1 large double bedroom (sleeps 2), with built in wardrobes.
Bathroom, basin, wc, walk-in shower with rain shower and handheld shower, modern large bath with shower attachment
Utility room with washing machine & dryer
Under-stairs storage cupboard
Door to the garden
Main dining room, dining table seating 8, feature fireplace, double aspect sash bay windows
Kitchen, gas hob, electric oven, microwave, marble kitchen table seating 4, fridge freezer, dishwasher
Family bathroom with walk-in rain shower and handheld shower, basin, WC (mezzanine level)
Large sitting room with double aspect windows, yellow sofa and 3 armchairs seating 8 people, feature fireplace, ceiling height double aspect windows, flat screen TV
Bedroom 2 twin bedroom, (sleeps 2) with built-in wardrobes
Bedroom 3 master room, (sleeps 2) with French style double bed, 5 built-in wardrobes, dresser.
Bedroom 4, (sleeps 2) in twin room, with built-in wardrobes.
Enclosed, paved & lawned garden, flower borders, wooden table & chairs seating 8.
Local Information about Canterbury, Kent
Situated in wonderful medieval city of Canterbury, Orchard Street in the tranquil St. Dunstan's area is only a short walk from the city centre and Canterbury West station.
Canterbury has so much to offer the holidaymaker including the Canterbury Cathedral and St Augustine's Abbey, both of which have been designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and both are well worth a visit during your stay at this Canterbury holiday house . A whole day can be spent just exploring the Canterbury Cathedral, Crypt and Cloisters.
Canterbury is best explored on foot with a maze of intriguing side streets and a huge variety of shops, quaint cafes and pubs for you to enjoy during your stay at this holiday house in Canterbury, Kent. The Whitefriars Shopping Centre - is fully pedestrianised and a great place to shop till you drop! For a different view of the city, why not take one of the Historic River Tours, or a walking ghost tour, and for those that get tired of walking you can hire cycles to discover more for yourself.
The modern 'Marlowe Theatre' offers regular musicals, shows, live music and ballet / dance performances.
For golfers staying in this convenient holiday accommodation in Canterbury there is an 18 hole golf course about 2 miles from the city centre, and further afield are the Links Courses at Royal St George's in Sandwich and Royal Cinque Ports at Deal.
For those that love the seaside, Whitstable is just a short drive away where oysters are aplenty and the country's most independent high-street offers something for everyone. Or get lovely fresh fish at Whitstable Fish Market.
Surrounding Canterbury there are many other attractions for you to visit during your stay at this holiday cottage in Canterbury. For children, the wild animal parks at Howletts and Port Lympne are great locations for days out in Kent.
For garden lovers, Kent and East Sussex boasts many famous and beautiful gardens to visit during your stay at this holiday cottage in Canterbury. Gardens include Goodnestone Park Gardens, Mount Ephraim, Great Dixter in Northiam and the famous Sissinghurst Castle Gardens in Kent. A lovely afternoon can be spent exploring these Kent gardens and enjoying tea and cakes in the tea room afterwards.