Island Cottage is a stylish former Coastguard's cottage with original features located in the heart of the conservation area of Whitstable, just yards from Whitstable beach and with wonderful views over the sea and the tennis courts. A comfortable family house sleeping five people with a sheltered enclosed garden. The town is just a short stroll down the road and the well-known Windy Stores is only 100 m away, where you can find all your essentials, delicious local produce wines, a cup of coffee or a tasty lunch. It is also very close to the local 9 hole golf course.
Whitstable offers everything from independent artisan shops, a strong art culture with lots of galleries and workshops, to the Horsebridge Arts Centre where you can catch a show and great restaurants, not to mention the lovely beach, working harbour and fascinating winding streets with original Fishermans' huts! The historic cathedral city of Canterbury is only a 20 minute drive away with bags of culture, great shopping and winding medieval streets to discover.
Shop: 50 yards Pub: 50 yards Coast 10 yards
Open Plan Sitting/Dining Room
Sitting Area with two leather sofas, an armchair, occasional tables, fireplace with an open log fire, TV/DVD, iPod dock and CD player through to...
Dining Area with table and chairs and a bookshelf stacked with games and doors onto a decked area with views over the tennis courts, down to the sea - a perfect spot to catch the evening sun
Kitchen is galley style but fully equipped with gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, mircrowave and a breakfast bar
Stairs lead to...
Bedroom 1 with brass double bed, wardrobe and lovely sea views
Bedroom 2 with single bed and chest of drawers
Bathroom has a bath and a separate shower, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c
Second set of stairs leading from Bedroom 1 to...
Bedroom 3 double low-rise bed, chest of drawers, antique chair, small TV and a Velux window with sea views
Garden: Sheltered rear garden paved with garden furniture, barbeque and chiminea. Front decking overlooking the tennis courts and out to sea for evening sunsets.
Parking: On-street parking outside the property.
Heating: Gas central heating.
Notes: A refundable £100 security deposit is payable 2 weeks before the holiday. Property suitable for maximum 4 adults (couples) and 1 child. For booking the tennis courts please visit the kiosk adjacent to the courts - if this is closed book via the Corner Cafe Windy Stores.
- Sleeps 5
- 3 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- Sorry, no pets
- WiFi unavailable
- Private parking not available
- Bed linen included
- Bath towels included
- Open fire/woodburner
- Cot available
- Equipped with a highchair
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a washing machine
- Nearest shop: 0.1 miles away
- Nearest pub: 0.1 miles away
- 0.1 miles from the coast
Nice cottage in a perfect location. It was not as clean as I would expect but this did not spoil our stay. Mrs Alison Hoodless - 5th June 2018
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