"Enjoy a little piece of heaven and exclusivity in this charming 15th Century estate with acres of extensive private grounds. A roaring open fire antique finds and gorgeous furnishings combine to ensure this large group accommodation in Charing is the perfect indulgent stay for friends and family. Enjoy uninterrupted views from almost every window with little between you and the North Downs but the heated pool and tennis court.\nThe stunning large main farmhouse offers quintessential luxury at its best. With a selection of reception rooms you will be spoilt for choice. Morning coffees are best enjoyed in the serene reading room with French doors opening to the manicured gardens delightful as you sit back relax and watch the children play quite the scene from Country Life Magazine The rooms of this unique Grade II listed designer home make 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 modern contemporary furnishings and mix of antiques. The open plan state of the art kitchen and conservatory overlooks the pool and tennis court making the home perfect for relaxing whilst watching your friends play a nail-biting match The large dining table can seat a family brood and makes for a very sociable space ideal for cooking and entertaining on special occasions. An exclusive luxury hamper is also provided.\nThe summer calls for splashing in the pool and alfresco dining under the stars by the fire pit. In winter the cosy living space with open fire 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.\nDormestone Paddock Cottage is a pretty lodge situated within the grounds of Dormestone Farm and provides ideal separate accommodation for a couple within a larger group looking for privacy."
Dormestone Farm and Cottage: sleeps 10+2 in 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Driveway for 8 cars. Enclosed extended gardens, ample parking, outdoor heated pool, tennis court, and fire pit.
Dormestone Farm: Sleeps 10, 4 bedrooms, 1 en-suite bathroom, 1 family bathroom, and 1 shower room. 3 reception rooms, open fire, enclosed extended gardens, ample parking, outdoor heated pool, tennis courts, and fire pit.
Dormestone Paddock Cottage: Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom. Double 1. Driveway parking for one car. Enclosed cottage garden
Entry into the rear door and boot room. Stairs lead to the first floor.
Shower room/boot room.
Billiard room, with snooker/pool 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.
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, 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.
Dormestone Paddock Cottage
Open plan living space with sofa, wood burner, kitchen area and dining area
French doors lead to an enclosed cottage garden with patio and garden furniture
Double Bedroom (sleeps 2)
Bathroom with roll top bath, hand held shower, WC and basin
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 with a selection of rackets and balls provided.
Fire pit, logs are provided
Gas BBQ - gas provided
Football pitch length open paddock.
Dormestone Paddock Cottage:
Enclosed cottage garden with patio and garden furniture
What you need to know
Maximum 8 adults in main house
Pet friendly, upto two well behaved dogs (limited to ground floor and not to be permitted on the furniture), bowl and basket provided
Note: Exclusive use of the estate facilities, however, the drive is shared to a lodge that is set away from the house. The gardener attends to the grounds every Saturday and the swimming pool is maintained every other Friday when open.
A security deposit of £750 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.
Properties in England - Current government guidance states that in England, outdoor restaurants and takeaway options, as well as swimming pools are permitted to open in Step 2 (expected to be 12 April – 16 May 2021), subject to social distancing rules. Indoor entertainment and areas of hospitality will not be permitted to open until Step 3 (expected to be 17 May – 20 June 2021).
Wales: The latest Welsh government guidance states that outdoor attractions and outdoor hospitality, including at cafes, pubs and restaurants can reopen on Monday 26 April 2021. Gyms, leisure facilities and fitness facilities can reopen on 3 May 2021.
Scotland: The latest Scottish government guidance states that gyms and swimming pools can reopen for individual exercise on 26 April 2021. On the same day, outdoor hospitality (which can serve alcohol and stay open until 10pm) and indoor hospitality (without alcohol and closing at 8pm) can reopen.
Government guidance and legislation on COVID 19 changes frequently. Before you travel, you need to ensure you have checked and understood the relevant legislation and guidance that is applicable to you and the make up of your party.