Holiday Cottage in Chilham, Kent
from £266 pwSleeps 2
Quaint country cottage situated on the edge of the historic village of Chilham in Kent. Charm and character abound with old oak beams and woodburning stove creating a wonderfully old fashioned air - This cosy cottage with a fireplace creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. The village has a choice of pubs to walk to! Such as the White Horse, Chilham. Lavender Cottage is the epitome of an English country cottage and offers great self catering holiday accommodation. This cosy holiday cottage with a view over the most beautifully unspoilt country, overlooking Chilham Castle's beautiful park with a very pretty garden and lovely rural views. Perfect for romantic retreats in this character cottage.
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Lavender Cottage: sleeps 2+1 in 1 bedroom, 1 reception room, 1 bathroom.
Dining room: dining table with seating for 4
Sitting room: 3x armchairs, inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, TV with DVD, video, CD player
Kitchen: fridge, electric oven with extractor, hob and microwave.
Washing machine under the stairs
Bathroom: bath with shower over.
Master bedroom (sleeps 2), double bed
Mezzanine deck: child gate, a small single pull out sofa bed (sleeps extra 1)
Wooden garden table and chairs seating 4
Parking - small gravelled parking area off road
This self catering holiday cottage is situated in Chilham, Kent. Chilham is a picturesque beautifully kept medieval village set on a hill about 5 miles to the south of Canterbury. The village square is surrounded by beamed medieval Kentish buildings 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 visitors from all over the world. The Kent village 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 village has both a railway station and bus service between Canterbury and Ashford. Canterbury itself has a wealth of history to explore and visit being a World Heritage Site.
It boasts a good range of restaurants and bars, a new shopping complex and many individual boutiques and its busy cafe society that make this a must during your stay in this self catering holiday cottage in Kent. There is also bustling farmers market at The Goodshed in Canterbury. To explore there are many historic sites to visit including the fabulous Belmont House and Garden near Faversham 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 farmer's 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 cottage 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 in a wonderful location for a relaxing break and yet is within easy reach of motorways, the beach and even the Channel Tunnel (25 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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