Holiday Cottage in Charing, Kent
from £1,572 pwSleeps 8+2
With breathtaking views of the there is little between you and endless countryside. But letâs not forget the pool and tennis court! A stay at Dormestone will be sure to create magical memories that will last a life time.
This stunning, large holiday home, offers quintessential luxury at its best, with extensive grounds. With a selection of receptions rooms you will be spoilt with choice, morning coffees are best enjoyed in the serene reading room, with French doors opening to the manicured gardens. Delightful as you sit back and relax whilst the children play, quite the scene from Country Life Magazine.
The rooms of this unique Grade II listed designer home makes the most of the natural sunlight. The layout enhances the beautiful feature beams and hidden nooks of the property, setting the scene for the harmonious blend of a modern contemporary furnishing and mix of antiques.
The open state of the art kitchen and conservatory looks out over the pool making the home perfect for relaxing whilst watching the children. The large dining table can seat The Brood and makes for a very sociable space, ideal for cooking and entertaining on special occasions.
The summer calls for splashing in the pool and alfresco dining, under the stars by the fire pit or enjoying devilish home-made pizzas cooked in the summerhouseâs rustic pizza oven. In winter the cosy living space with open fire and log burners add warmth to your escape to the country. Whilst there, why not don the wellies and take the dog out for a long stroll across the downs. Dormestone is an extra special home for a truly memorable occasion, week or weekend break anytime of the year.
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Dormestone Farm: sleeps 10, 4 bedrooms, 1 en-suite bathroom, 1 family bathroom, and 1 shower room. 3 reception rooms, open fire and log burner, enclosed extended gardens, ample parking, outdoor heated pool, tennis courts, fire pit, putting lawn.
Ground Floor: Entry into the rear door and boot room. Stairs lead to the first floor.
Shower room / boot room.
Billiard room, with convertible snooker/ pool and ping-pong table. Cupboard of goodies and games, decorative log burner.
Sitting room and snug, split level, with seating for 10 plus guests, open fire, large TV, DVD and iPod docking station.
Reading room, with sofa seating for 4 to 6 guests, French doors to the garden.
Kitchen and conservatory, state of the art kitchen, island worktop, fridge/freezer, range cooker, butler sink, dishwasher and all the essentials for your stay. Washing machine and dryer located in the boot room.
Dining table seating 10. Double aspect windows and French doors opening to the pool area.
Double bedroom (sleeps 2) king size double bed, TV and DVD player, en-suite shower room.
Family room (sleeps 4) 2 x single beds (sleeps 2). Bunk beds (sleeps 2 children).
Family bathroom, slipper bath, hand held shower only.
Master bedroom (sleeps 2) 5 foot double bed, double aspect views.
Twin room (sleeps 2) 2 x single beds.
Gated electric driveway, shared access to small Groundsmans cottage.
Extended enclosed gardens
Patio terrace with an array of seating areas,
Heated pool, available from May to end of September - weather permitting (please ask a member of the team for further details)
Tennis court and a selection of rackets and balls provided.
Garden games, croquet, lawn putting
Fire pit, logs are provided
Football pitch length open paddock
Central heating throughout
This lovely retreat is surrounded by open Kent countryside with footpaths to explore the local area and visit the many charming pubs. The Northdowns is outside the very door, an area of outstanding natural beauty and worthy of exploration. Within a 10 minute walk you will find the x pub, a gastro eaterie with some tempting local ales. Further down into the village of Charing are a host of popular restaurants. Try the Swan with one arm an English restaurant with the best Sunday lunches for miles and the other arm a delicious Thai restaurant. The Thai green curry is a must, followed by home made Tiramisu!
Wonderfully located with major routes to the seafront of Folkestone, Hythe and Dover. Motorway access across the entire county and nearby a choice of fabulous villages and town. Faversham with the old brewery in Kent Shepherd Neame, Lenham and its medieval centre and why not cross into Ashford for shopping at the Designer centre Mcarthur Glen.
Further afield from this holiday house there are wonderful Kent gardens to explore including Goodnestone, Sissinghurst and Great Dixter.
This holiday house is perfectly situated for you, it is a short distance from Ashford International where the Eurostar will whisk you away to Paris within 2 hours! If historic âCastlesâ interest you, both Leeds and Dover castle are within an easy drive of this self-catering holiday house. Leeds Castle, is one of the most beautiful castles in England, it 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'. For more ideas please visit our 'things to do' section on the website.
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