"Your stay at The Manor Coach House will sure enough be one to remember. Located in the Kent Downs an Area of Outstanding Beauty you can wander the vast surrounding countryside and reward yourself with a tipple at a local village pub on your way home. This charismatic holiday home is perfect for a couples retreat or families wanting some down time in the countryside.\nThe Manor Coach House is enticing spacious and charming. It has been lovingly restored by the owners to create a contemporary upside down cottage with luxury furniture and fittings. The two kingsize bedrooms both have large stunning ensuite bathrooms a spiral staircase leads to the first floor open plan living space where you will find a karaoke machine and record player and vinyl selection and be welcomed by the delightful smell of freshly baking bread on arrival. Leading out from the living space is a lovely teak balcony overlooking the large 1 acre garden where you will find an elegant walled terrace and garden furniture. Have some fun and enjoy a dip in the heated pool followed by a game of table tennis outside. Relax as the sun goes down and light up the BBQ for an enjoyable evening meal in this delightful sun trap.\nThis elevated property sits high above the Stour Valley and has the benefits of being just a short drive to the historic City of Canterbury as well as being surrounded by the picturesque Kent countryside footpaths cycle routes and a unique complex of lakes where day anglers can spend a happy day fishing. Just 20 minutes away you can be in Whitstable where you’ll find some wonderful Blue Flag beaches. Enjoy some wonderful local walks along The River Stour and stop off at the local farm shop in Chilham for some tasty treats. And don’t forget your dog They’ll love this wonderful and pet friendly cottage.\nThe Coach House is in the grounds of the owners manor house parts of which date back to the 15th century and was mentioned in the Domesday Book."
The Manor Coach House: sleeps 6 in 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (of which 2 are en suite). 2 King Size and 1 Sofa Bed (an additional single bed can also be provided for the bedroom to the right). Parking on the driveway for 2 cars (more available if required). Large garden.
Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2), Kingsize bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers, and Smart TV, with en suite bath and overhead rainhead shower, and hand held shower, basin and WC
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2), Kingsize bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers, and Smart TV, with en suite shower cubicle with rainhead shower, and hand held shower, basin and WC
Spiral staircase to:
Open plan sitting/dining room and kitchen, with double sofa bed, Smart TV including Netflix, radio with bluetooth, and record player with a selection of vinyl, board games and colouring in books. The kitchen has an induction hob and fan oven, wine cooler fridge, Andrew James bread-maker (one bread mix will be provided), microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, coffee machine, fridge with ice box.
French doors lead onto a teak patio with bistro table and chairs and views of the garden.
High speed fibre broadband and Wi-Fi
Large garden, fully enclosed, with sheltered walled terrace and garden furniture, brick built gas BBQ and an additional Weber coal BBQ, and garden games
Outdoor heated swimming pool (4.6x12m). Guest have exclusive use of the owner’s pool between 10am and 2pm. The Deepest part is 2.4 metres.The pool is open until November (weather permitting)
Brand new hot tub with waterfall feature, overlooking the garden
Table tennis and a football goal
Additional parking is available
What you need to know
The use of a hot tub is available for your stay. Please note the following supplements apply - hot tub for 1-3 nights, £135. Hot tub for 4-7 nights, £200. Please contact us if you would like to arrange this.
Please note a single bed can be added to the ground floor bedroom on the right. If booking for 5 guests, please advise at time of booking whether you would prefer an additional single bed in the bedroom, or use of the sofa bed. If the single bed or the sofa bed are required there is an extra charge of £20 for the linen, payable to the owner on arrival.
2 cots, 2 highchairs and stairgates are available.
Fuel for BBQs is provided.
The property has a spiral staircase. For guests whose 4 legged friends are uncertain of spiral staircases, or those requiring a more gentle access into the property, there are 2 alternate access paths into the property - a gentle slope to the front of the property leading into the garden of The Manor Coach House, or direct access behind the property. There is a pond in the owners private garden, please ensure children do not enter this area.
Dog bed and bowls will be provided by the owner, please advise on booking the size of the dog (so the correct bed can be provided). Please note there is a charge of £30 for a second pet and a maximum of two allowed at The Manor Coach House. A welcome pack for guests and their 4 legged friends are provided. Freshly baked bread will be available on your arrival with local jams and an additional bread mix for your stay.
The owner is able to pre book wine tastings, beauty treatments and Glass Studio taster days.
All children must be supervised whilst in the pool.Please provide your own towels for the pool. The owner only supplies towels for internal use and they are not to be taken outside.