Holiday Cottage in Doddington, Kent
from £202 pwSleeps 4
A beautifully decorated holiday cottage in Doddington, near Faversham, in a lovely countryside setting with a private walled garden ideal for a weekend break or active family holiday. Approached by a sweeping private driveway, this Doddington holiday cottage has been newly refurbished to a high standard, offering comfort and style for friends and families to enjoy.The owners have lovely restored this cottage and have given it a contemporary boutique style set in the rural, yet easily accessible, location upon a working arable farm; offering a wonderful stay and a plethora of scenery to enjoy. This is the perfect place to explore the Kent county side on foot with wonderful walks awaiting in rolling fields or in the surround woodlands.
The cottage is a superb bolthole to escape the hustle and bustle, why not pop in for a refreshment at the local pub serving award winning local ales or visit the award winning local butchers, Doughty's, before a short walk back to create a feast for the family in the wonderfully equipped kitchen. If you can bear to be pulled away from cottage, you could venture to the nearby historic town of Faversham, passing by Macknade Fine Foods http://www.macknade.com/ for a delectable choice of food and drinks.
Ideal for couples and families whatever the time of year; a warm welcome awaits guests with a basket of local produce to be enjoyed.
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Robin Cottage: sleeps 4 on 1 level, in 2 bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin, 1 reception room, 1 bathroom, enclosed wall garden with table and chairs seating 4, parking for several cars.
The main entry leads into a hallway opening to the living area.
Open plan sitting room and kitchen with breakfast table.
Sofa seating for 4 guests, TV / DVD and Freeview
Kitchen area, dishwasher, washing/dryer machine, extractor, microwave, hob and oven, fridge and freezer, ironing facilities.
Dining / breakfast area, table and chair seating for 4 guests.
Family bathroom, bath with handheld shower, separate shower cubicle
Master bedroom (sleeps 2), double bed, includes hair dryer.
Twin room (sleeps 2), two singe beds, includes hair dryer.
Central heating throughout
This luxury self catering holiday cottage in Kent is part of Down Court Farm. Guests are welcome to explore the countryside surrounding the cottage and the farm if you should wish and the owners will provide information to ensure guests enjoy their stay safely upon the working farm. Near to this holiday cottage guests will find Doddington Place where there is an established circular walk through the elegant parkland and along a Victorian carriage drive. In the spring the bluebell woods and blossom from the cherry orchards are a sight to see! Belmont House at Throwley is 4 miles away and houses a world famous clock collection set within landscaped grounds and gardens. There are several local rural pubs offering good pub food and Kentish ales. The nearby town of Faversham can offer Michelin starred restaurants at Reads and The Sportsman and tours of the Shepherd Neame brewery, the oldest in Britain.
The county town of Maidstone in Kent is 15 miles away to the west with the historic cathedral city of Canterbury within 25 minutes from this holiday cottage in Kent. The North Kent coast is only a few miles away from this holiday cottage in Kent, where the reserves at Elmley and Oare offer some of the best bird watching to enjoy in the south-east of England, especially in winter. Further afield, this luxury holiday cottage in Kent is well placed for visits to Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens and many other National Trust properties in Kent and Sussex or even a vineyard for which Kent is becoming increasingly famous!
Access to the Channel Tunnel is at junction 12 of M20 and it can be reached in half an hour - crossings take 35 minutes. Bookings can be made via the link on our website. For day trips to London from your English holiday cottage in Kent, there is a regular train service every half hour from Sittingbourne which takes about an hour. Southeastern trains also operate a service using high speed trains from Canterbury and Faversham (change at Ashford) to St Pancras International, Ebbsfleet International and Stratford. Trains run regularly with further departures from Ashford International, journey time to London is 45 minutes to an hour.
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