Holiday Cottage in Stodmarsh, Kent
from £286 pwSleeps 2+2
This wonderful Kent cottage has been gracefully converted from stables and is offered completely refurbished to a truly luxurious and comforting standard. Inside this Kent self catering accommodation luminous natural light follows you across the open plan living area, and a cosy log burner invites you to a romantic evening by the fire.
Within 3 miles of the beautiful medieval city of Canterbury where there are many things to see and do, including the wondrous sites of the period buildings within the city walls combined with an excellent choice for shopping that can stand up against London. This Kent cottage offers luxurious intimacy, with wonderful walks across the far reaching farmland and over to the Nature Reserve - a haven of peace and tranquillity with lots of trails to explore and wildlife to watch. A lovely holiday house with lots to see and do in the surrounding Kent countryside.
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The Stables at Poplar Farm: sleeps 4 (2+2) in 1 bedroom, 1 sofa bed, 1 en-suite wet room with spacious walk in shower, 1 open place reception room
Outside there is a private closed in garden with seating areas and a BBQ and parking available for 2 cars.
The property is accessed via a side entrance opening directly into the open plan kitchen. Distributed over one floor, from the kitchen there are two steps to the sitting room and bedroom.
Kitchen area, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, electric hob, electric oven, extractor fan, microwave and all the utensils, the dining area offers seating for 6
Sitting room, open plan offers modern log burner, two double leather sofas to seat 4, flat screen TV, DVD
Master queen size bedroom (sleeps 2) - en-suite wet room with walk in shower
Sofa bed (sleeps 2) - located in the living room.
Wi-Fi - Super Fast broadband available
Underfloor heating throughout.
This cottage in Kent is situated in the heart of the pretty village of Stodmarsh, known for its stunning scenery, famous nature reserve and quiet living. Just a short stroll away and you will find the poplar pub The Red Lion, a family run business, welcoming and renowned locally for its good food and local ales.
The cottage is surrounded by lovely open countryside upon a working arable farm, boarding with the Stodmarsh National nature reserve, that covers a square mile of internationally-important grassland and open water, which provide an ideal habitat for rare birds and plants, including Bittern, Marsh Harriers and the shining Ramshorn snail, all rare breeds across Europe.
Wonderful walks can be found in all directions and for those enthusiasts a walk along the River Stour can be enjoyed in the direction of Canterbury.
The Westbere lakes neighbour the town and not only can you watch the professional rowing that takes place on the lakes but also the wildlife and walks in the area are extensive and there to be enjoyed.
The Trenley Park Riding Establishment is conveniently located a mile up the road from the cottage, where you can hire horses for hacking or receive riding tuition. The area is also popular for coarse fishing and can be found nearby at the local lakes.
The nearby village of Ickham has the wonderful Tor Spa, for a special treatment or even a spa day as a treat during your stay.
The medieval city of Canterbury, 4 miles away, is best explored by foot and visitors who take the time to walk the bustling and intriguing side streets will find a wonderful variety of shops, pubs and chic cafes. The City offers the dramatic backdrop of the Historic cathedral which is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a must for any visit to Canterbury.
For golfers, Canterbury Golf Club is within a mile with several of the best known links courses in the country at Royal St Georges, Sandwich and Royal Cinque Ports in Deal, both within a 30 minute drive.
Stodmarsh is such a central location for those looking to visit the harbour towns of Deal, Whitstable and Ramsgate plus a choice of beaches, all within a 30 minute pleasant country drive.
Need we not forget the close proximity to ports of Dover and Ramsgate for an easy day trip to France, Kent also offers both the Euro star Train at Ashford and the Channel Tunnel at Folkestone which will transport you to a French location in 35 minutes - just don't forget to pack your passport!
For more ideas please visit our 'things to do' section on the website where we wax lyrical of many more places to go!
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