Holiday Cottage in Chilham, Kent
from £266 pwSleeps 2 + 1
Mistletoe Cottage is a charming Grade II listed Tudor period cottage forming part of an ancient manor house on the edge of the parkland for Chilham Castle. In an idyllic rural setting, it is a short walk from the village pubs, such as the White Horse Chilham and the centre of this stunning Kent village often used in film sets! This period holiday cottage near to Canterbury has a cosy beamed interior and a lovely peaceful private garden to relax and enjoy. This cottage with a fireplace has a lovely warm and inviting atmosphere, perfect for a romantic retreat or a holiday for 2.
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Mistletoe Cottage: sleeps 3 (2+1) in one bedroom (sleeps 2) & enclosed landing (sleeps 1)
Sitting room includes inglenook fireplace with open fire
Sofa and two armchairs, TV with DVD, video and CD player
Kitchen with dining table to seat 4. Fridge/freezer, electric oven with extractor, hob, dishwasher and microwave
Washing machine and dryer
Bathroom: bath with shower over
Large landing with child gate and 1 x single bed (sleeps 1)
Twin bedroom: 2 single beds (sleeps 2)
Garden: lawned area with garden table and chairs seating 4. Bottom part of garden adjoins the adjacent property with views across open fields and a small orchard.
Small gravelled parking area off the road.
Night storage heaters on the ground floor and electric heaters upstairs
This self catering holiday cottage is situated in Chilham, Kent. Chilham is a picturesque beautifully kept Kent village on a hill about 5 miles to the south of Canterbury. The village square is surrounded by beamed medieval Kentish structures and is such a good example of a truly English village, that it has been used many times for photo shoots! In fact the whole village is in a conservation area and has been listed it attracts visits by tourists worldwide. The Kent village of Chilham itself has two public houses; a tea room, post office and gift shop and on the edge of the village a farm shop selling local produce that you can enjoy during your stay at this luxury holiday cottage in Kent. The nearby Kent village of Chartham has a village store.
For public transport near this holiday cottage, the Kent village has both a railway station and bus service between Canterbury and Ashford. (High speed train from Ashford to London takes just 37 minutes). Canterbury itself has a wealth of history to explore and visit being a World Heritage Site.
There is much to do from boat trips on the Stour to ghost walks through the old part of the city at dusk. There are a really good range of restaurants and bars, and many shops and boutiques to explore and its busy cafe society that make this a must during your stay in this self catering holiday cottage in Kent. There is a also bustling farmers market at The Goodshed in Canterbury.
There are many historic sites to visit including Dover Castle, the world-famous Sissinghurst Gardens and the spectacular Leeds Castle, well-known as one of the most beautiful castles in England.
The nearby village of Wye has a bustling Saturday farmers market or you can explore the renowned foodmarket in Canterbury at The Goodshed. For foodies why not take a trip to Whitstable to sample the oysters or buy fresh fish direct from the fisherman at the quay or explore the internationally renowned vineyards that Kent is known for with Biddenden Vineyards only a 30 minute drive away. There are several stunning gardens to visit within an easy reach including Sissinghurst and Great Dixter.
Not far from this holiday cottage in Kent is the hotel complex of Eastwell Manor offering a wonderfully relaxing retreat for spa and beauty treatments for you to make the most of during your stay in Kent. There are also lovely walks from the Kent village through the thousands of acres of Forestry Commission woodland that surrounds Chilham, it is also situated on the ancient Pilgrims Way. For Fisherman there is chalk stream brown trout and course fishing available locally from Mid Kent Fisheries in the village. Chapel Down Vineyard near Tenterden is well worth a tour and tasting of its delicious award winning English wines.
All in all, this self catering holiday cottage in Kent is a wonderful location for a relaxing break and yet is within easy reach of motorways, the beach and even the Channel Tunnel (10 miles) for a day trip to France! Hereby you can discover more than just Kent during your stay in this holiday cottage. So don't forget your passports!
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