Holiday Cottage in Petham, Kent
from £445 pwSleeps 4 + 2
This beautifully built barn is available for the first time as a holiday home near Canterbury in Kent. Just recently finished, with a host of traditional features including oak beams, limestone flooring throughout and stunning windows that allow the light to flood into the rooms. 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. Bacchus Barn is a very special holiday home in Kent and would make an ideal destination for long vacations and short breaks throughout the year. Enjoy cross country bike riding for those of a sporty inclination or take a picnic to the surrounding vineyard the bench and oak swing in the woodland, or badger watch in one of the surrounding butterfly glades.
If you would like some guidance from our team on this property or help in finding the ideal holiday property please call our team on 01227 464958 or email.
Bacchus Barn: Sleeps 4 + 2, in 2 bedrooms (1 en-suite),1 sofa bed in living room and 1 bathroom with shower.
One of three barns.
Entering the barn leads into the light and spacious living area with 3 sofas and 1 arm chair seating 6 with TV, DVD player and i-Pod docking system
1 double sofa bed in the living room (sleeps + 2)
3 steps lead up to the kitchen diner with seating for 10. The kitchen is fitted with a range cooker, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
A communal utility area is also available with washing machine, iron and ironing board.
Master bedroom (sleeps 2) with king size double and en-suite shower room.
Double bedroom (sleeps 2) overlooks the amazing farmland which surrounds the barn.
Luxury bathroom has bath and shower.
French doors leads to a sunny terrace complete with table, chairs and parasol. Charcoal BBQ
To the back of the barn is a large gravelled area providing secure parking for three cars.
Central heating throughout
This self catering holiday cottage is situated on the outskirts of the pretty rural Kent village of Petham, with a choice of cross country bike trails andwondrouswalks for explorers and near to riding stables at Pettbottom. For those looking for a local tipple a 20 minute walk will take you to village pub or a 5 minute drive to popular gastro pub The Granville and for those looking for a treat why not try the French / English restaurant the Timerbats.It is even possible to walk into Historic Canterbury which is about three miles away from this holiday let in Kent.
Canterbury was settled as early as Saxon times who favoured it because of its strategic position in a valley with two rivers.It was later taken over by the Romans, whose presence remains with the largely intact City walls and various Roman ruins scattered throughout the city.Canterbury was also home to Geoffrey Chaucer's famous Canterbury Tales which are well depicted in a museum entirely dedicated to them in the city centre. In modern times the bustling, vibrant city is best know for superb shopping, West end style Theatre shows and an eclectic choice of pubs, cafes and restaurants.
Further afield from this holiday house there are wonderful Kent gardens to explore including Goodnestone, Sissinghurst and Great Dixter. If it is castles that interest you, both Leeds and Dover castles are within an easy drive of this self catering holiday house. Leeds Castle, one of the most beautiful castles in England, also has a fabulous golf course and the new "Go Ape" attraction which is an award winning high wire forest adventure course up to 40 feet into the trees; ideal for the adventurous types staying at this luxury English property in Kent.
For food lovers staying in this self catering holiday let, this area of Kent boasts ten entries for restaurants and pubs in the 2009 edition of the Good Food Guide. With delicious local produce and many local Farmers' Markets this part of Kent deserves to be called 'The Garden of England'.
Looking to wine and dine? Or keen to know what the best restaurants in the area are?!
Meal Mole is an exciting food website that attracts all food lovers and travellers. Please see the link below to see their reviews on places to dine at in Canterbury.
For more ideas please visit our 'things to do' section on the website.
+44 (0)1227 464958