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Converted Granary in SE Kent UK

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5.0 / 5Exceptional
14 reviews

Amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal
    8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens
    8 min drive
  • Restaurant
    Coach and Horses
    4 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Lyminge Food & Wine
    8 min walk
  • Airport
    Lydd (LYX)
    28 min drive

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    About this area

    Folkestone

    In a rural location, this vacation home is in an area with good shopping. Canterbury Cathedral and St. Martin's Church are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Wingham Wildlife Park and Leas Lift. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Folkestone Racecourse or Lydden Hill Race Circuit.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal - 8 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens - 8 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Lympne Castle - 9 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Hythe Beach - 9 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Leas Cliff Hall - 11 min drive

    Getting around

    • Hythe Westenhanger Station - 7 min drive

    Restaurants

    • Coach and Horses — 4 min walk
    • Lyminge Food & Wine — 8 min walk
    • China China — 9 min walk
    • The New Inn — 23 min walk
    • Rose & Crown — 4 min drive

    About this property

    Converted Granary in SE Kent UK

    The Granary is two converted, single story farm buildings set in the garden of Palm Tree House. It has a living and dining area, one bedroom, kitchen and bathroom/shower/toilet. Set a large garden, with off-road parking, the Granary main entrance is through the living room, facing main house. The Living Room includes a dining table and a seating area with a sofa, chairs, TV/DVD player. The room has original beams and oak floor. The Bedroom is a spacious room with views over the garden and a door to the veranda and the morning sun. The super king-size bed can be made into twin beds if desired. There is plenty of wardrobe space. Towels and linen are provided, as well as a hair dryer. The Bathroom has a corner bath, hand basin, separate shower and toilet. Soaps and shampoos provided. There is a First Aid kit under the hand basin. The Kitchen has everything you need for self-catering with a combination oven (electric oven and microwave) gas hob, fridge/ freezer. The hot water and central heating controlled by a thermostat in living area. Concealed in a cupboard is a washing machine and dryer. An ironing board, iron and a space for hanging coats and storing boots is also provided. The Granary has a selection of games, books and films as well as tourist information and OS maps. Wi-fi access There is a complimentary welcome pack in the kitchen, for breakfast -including homemade marmalade and jam, tea, coffee, milk, butter, bread and cereals – any special dietary requirement please say in advance. Keys: there is one key one for main door and one for door from bedroom to veranda which remains in the house. The Granary has been recently redecorated and furnished to a high standard. The small paintings in the living area are by Hazel and are for sale. Please ask for details Hazel and Robin are available nearly all the time if you require anything or help. Just ask. House rules: No smoking: The building has a smoke alarm No pets: No children or extra guests (a travel cot for a baby is available) The owners are no responsible for any injury, loss or damage to the guests and their possessions. Check-in after 15.00 on arrival day: Check out by 11.00 on departure day or by arrangement. On departure please leave the keys in the front door. Please leave used towels in the bath and clean towels folded on the bed. Thank you. Directions by Road From north– leave M20 at junction 11 take first exit at roundabout. Follow road up a hill and at the top take a right (Farthing Common) and then a left after ½ mile signed to Lyminge, then after 1 mile at a T junction take a right into Woodland Road. Palm Tree House/ Granary is on the left after ½ mile. Turn into the drive and park. From south –Dover - the same, leave M20 at junction 11 follow signs to Canterbury and follow as above from Farthing Common. The nearest town is Hythe (5 miles) with beaches and Military Canal. There is an old High Street with local shops, banks, tea rooms, restaurants and pubs, also a Waitrose and Sainsbury supermarket.

    Entire place

    You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

    Property manager

    property manager

    Robin Mortimore

    Speaks English

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Internet access

    Parking and transportation

    • Onsite parking

    Kitchen

    • Refrigerator
    • Stovetop
    • Microwave
    • Oven
    • Cookware/dishes/utensils
    • Toaster

    Bedrooms

    • 1 bedroom
    • Bed sheets provided

    Bathrooms

    • 1 bathroom
    • Bathtub or shower
    • Hair dryer
    • Towels provided

    Living spaces

    • Living room
    • Dining room

    Entertainment

    • TV
    • DVD player
    • Books
    • Video library
    • Games

    Outdoor areas

    • Garden

    Laundry

    • Washing machine and dryer

    Comfort

    • Heating

    Pets

    • No pets allowed

    Suitability/Accessibility

    • Smoke-free property

    Services and conveniences

    • Iron/ironing board

    Location highlights

    • In a rural location

    General

    • Sleeps 2
    • Unit size: 323 sq ft (30 sq m)
    • Property does not allow children

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    Cleanliness
    5.0
    Service and Staff
    5.0
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

      charming quiet spacious location.

      Delighted with the seclusion and lovley garden setting. Everything was spick and span and tasteful inside. streetmap.co.uk gave a slightly misplaced location with the postal address!

      5/5 Excellent

        One night not nearly enough.

        We booked The Granary for the night before boarding a cruise out of Dover. It's now top of our list for the next trip back. Hazel and Robin are delightful hosts and their property reflects their love of place It's a peaceful retreat, surrounded by a lovely garden. It had everything we needed from a full kitchen to a much needed washer and dryer. We didn't have a chance to scoop up fresh eggs from next door, but that's on the list for the next trip too!

        5/5 Excellent

          Homely in a great area

          This pair of conjoined wood-clad buildings might seem dinky from the outside but open up to a spacious, comfortable, homely, super clean interior comprising a comfy living room, a bedroom with a vast sumptuous bed, a bathroom with a shower and tub and a well equipped kitchen graced with delicious initial supplies. The owners were relaxed and charming. We found it the perfect base for exploring the surrounding area of outstanding natural beauty, the coastal path and nearby canal, the RSPB reserve at Dungeness, and the handsome town of Rye. Our weekend break was a huge tonic. We can’t wait to go back.

          5/5 Excellent

            I recommend

            I am very satisfied with the standard

            5/5 Excellent

              What a little Gem!

              Set in a beautiful garden, the pretty Granary has absolutely everything you need. A huge comfy bed in a lovely big bedroom, a large living area with comfortable furniture, well equipped kitchen and a neat bathroom. It is close enough to the ferry/tunnel to make it a great stop over point, but far enough away from the noise and traffic of Dover or Folkstone. Robin and Hazel are friendly hosts, chatty but not intrusive. Perfect! Will definitely stay here again when we come this way.

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