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Heron Manor

Holiday Cottage in Chilham, Kent

from £372 pwSleeps 3 + 2

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Heron Manor Summary

Stunning manor house set in its own private grounds in this historic area of Kent. Luxurious self-catering holiday home perfect for a special occasion. Heron Manor in Chilham, Kent is the perfect place for a relaxing family holiday or romantic short break whatever the time of year. Set within an area of outstanding natural beauty Heron Manor has an enormous amount to offer the holidaymaker throughout the year. The historic city of Canterbury, Kent is a short car journey away giving you the best of both the countryside and the vibrant City life. Luxurious throughout this self-catering holiday home would be perfect for a family vacation or special occasion.

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Heron Manor Holiday Accommodation

Heron Manor: sleeps 5 (3+2) in 1 master double bedroom, 1 single bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, reception area with sofa bed for 2 extra guests. Wifi internet.

Ground Floor

Quaint lobby area with inglenook fireplace

A sofa bed has been provided for 2 extra guests (sleeps 2) if required.

Kitchen with oak effect work surfaces, electric oven, gas hob, extractor hood, fridge with freezer compartment and dishwasher. A separate cupboard houses the washing machine.

First Floor

Master bedroom, (sleeps 2) kingsize bed 

Second bedroom, (sleeps 1) single bed 

Bathroom with double ended bath, separate shower cubicle


The parking is in a small gravelled parking area off the road.

Local Information about Chilham, Kent

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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