"With an extensive history dating back to 1740 and beyond this Georgian manor offers a blend of traditional English touches and luxurious boutique style. Set on a private estate and close to the postcard-perfect town of Royal Tunbridge Wells Chafford Park has opened its doors to discerning guests looking for an authentic country house experience.\nThe front door opens into the main hall from which you can access the study dining room and the drawing room with French doors opening onto the garden and a piano just begging to be played by expert hands. Another door leads you into the snug with its wonderful inglenook and log burner an invitingly cosy room to curl up in on a winter weekend. The traditional country kitchen is accessed internally from the snug and dining rooms and also has a separate front entrance - ideal when returning from a muddy walk to warm up by the Aga\nUpstairs there are four sumptuous bedrooms filled with luxurious bedding antiques and stripped floorboards. There is an en-suite to the master and family bathroom with roll-top bath overlooking your private gardens.\nFull of detail character and charm this self-catering manor house is a joy to discover - from the baby grand piano the huge inglenook fireplace in the snug room the exquisite and individual bedrooms to the extensive garden with ornamental box hedging wild meadow and its own private pond."
Chafford Park: sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (of which 1 is en-suite). Super King: 2; King: 1; Double 1. Parking: Driveway, space for 4 cars (more by prior arrangement). Garden area: Large, open rear garden with pond.
Drawing Room: Seating for 6-8, coffee table, baby grand piano, French doors to garden and open fireplace.
Snug Room: Seating for 4-6, TV with Sky, inglenook fireplace with log burner.
Dining Room: Table and chairs seating 8 and open fireplace.
Kitchen: Oil-fuelled Aga range cooker, American Fridge-Freezer, washing machine, kettle, toaster, microwave
Office/study: desk, sofa
Master Bedroom (sleeps 2): Super king-size bed, large wardrobe, seating area with 2 armchairs, bedside tables and lamps. En-suite bathroom with shower over bath, washbasin, WC
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2): Super king-size bed, large wardrobe, bedside tables and lamps
Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2): King-size bed, 3 x chest of drawers, TV, bedside tables and lamps
Bedroom 4 (sleeps 2): Double bed, chest of drawers, cupboard, bedside tables and lamps
Shared bathroom: roll-top bath with hand-held shower, washbasin, WC
Gravel courtyard to front, large open garden to rear, table and chairs, firepit style charcoal BBQ, with charcoal provided also Gas Weber BBQ with gas provided, pond. For safety, please note there is also a disused (empty) swimming pool in the corner of the garden.
What you need to know
A security deposit of £500 is required at this property. This will be collected automatically 7 days prior to arrival and refunded (unless a damage claim is received) 7 days after the end of your stay. Please note that your refunded security deposit will take 3-5 days to appear in your account. For your convenience, we’ll take this payment from the last card used to make payment to us. If you would prefer to use a different method of payment, please let us know before the security deposit is due.
1 travel cot (please bring bedding) and 1 high chair, available on request
There is a pond in the garden and an empty swimming pool, please ensure children are supervised at all times.
Regret no stags or hens, but wedding groups are welcome.
Due to its location we ask that you respect the house rules: no parties/music or loud noise outside or after 11pm, no fireworks. Please contact us if you have any queries as to its suitability for your group and we will be happy to advise.
Please note the house is situated in the vicinity of a wedding venue, so some noise may be heard across the field on occasion. Two barns are also available to hire seating 120 people, and activities can be organised for your stay such as clay pigeon shooting, a personal trainer and catering - please enquire with the Booking Team.
Please do not use the lawn outside the front of the property, however there is a large garden to the rear of the house which is exclusive for guests use.