In the heart of this pretty seaside village is this delightful cottage sitting on a high bank opposite a large beech tree. The cottage is reached by a flight of stone steps and is on the end of the terrace. It is beautifully furnished and decorated and has a very pretty garden with views across the village rooftops. The unspoilt shingle beach of Kingsdown, with its wild flower meadow and white cliffs, is just five minutes walk with the lovely public house the Zetland Arms that actually sits on the beach. An excellent butcher's shop The Ox Tale with delicatessen and wines is just around the corner where you can place an order for your holiday. There is a cycle path that leads all the way along the beachfront to Walmer and Deal where you will find two castles to explore, plenty of cafes, restaurants, independent shops and Deal pier to take a leisurely stroll at sunset. Kingsdown also has an excellent golf course on top of the cliffs and is a short distance from two championship golf courses. The area is very popular for walkers, with the England coastal path and many country paths to choose from. Shop: 200 yards Pub: 200 yards Beach: 400 yards
Open Plan Kitchen/Sitting/Dining Room
Sitting Room with stripped floorboards and a wood burning stove. There are 2 large sofas, built in cupboards either side of the fireplace and a smart T.V. with NetFlix service. Stairs to the first floor cut through the two rooms
Dining Room also with stripped floorboards, there is a feature fireplace for log storage with a large chalk board above and dining table and bench seats. The fridge/freezer is by the kitchen entrance and a glass door leads out to the garden
Kitchen is a small galley kitchen, but beautifully appointed and fitted with limestone floor tiles and underfloor heating. There is a double electric Range Master oven, a washing machine, microwave and butler sink. The fridge freezer sits just inside the Dining area.
Lobby/Utility area with dishwasher
Bathroom has pebble effect lino flooring and a bath with shower over, a heated towel rail, hand basin and w.c
Carpeted open stairs that are quite steep lead to a very small landing with a step up each side to....
Bedroom 1 is carpeted and has lovely views over the garden. There is a king size bed with feather duvet and a pocket sprung mattress and feather topper, bedside tables and lamps, a built-in wardrobe and a chest of drawers
Bedroom 2 is carpeted and has two single beds with pocket sprung mattresses and feather toppers with fitted drawers beneath. There is also a small chest of drawers between the beds with bedside lamps and a built-in wardrobe
Garden: Very pretty beautifully planted cottage style garden, with two seating areas at either end of the garden, with garden furniture and an additional bench seat mid way. The garden is not fully enclosed as there is an access path to the side of the property
Parking: On street parking outside the cottage or nearby. Please do not park in the private road opposite
Heating: Gas central heating
Pets: No pets allowed at this property. The Owners do have cats which stay at the property when the Owners visit
Notes: Not suitable for children under 12 years. Please bring your own beach towels. This property is fitted with a Nest fire protection system.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- Sorry, no pets
- WiFi available
- Private parking not available
- Gold Award
- Welcome Pack upon arrival
- Bed linen included
- Bath towels included
- Open fire/woodburner
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a washing machine
- Nearest shop: 0.2 miles away
- Nearest pub: 0.2 miles away
- 0.4 miles from the coast
Had a wonderful few days in your beautiful cottage! We really appreciated your lovely garden for al fresco breakfasts and the many quirky features of your interior decor. Fabulous place - we'd love to come back!Bill & Marilyn - 16th October 2017
Thank you for the use of your lovely cottage. We had a good week at everything: weather, walking and seeing Kent.Rita, Bob and Natasha - 25th August 2017
What a lovely cottage - and everything works! And there are sharp knives and even a cocktail set! We strolled on the beach and soaked in the atmosphere in the Zealand. It was also a treat just to sit in the garden - we even used some of the herbs in our cooking!Sarah , Richard & Sam - 18th August 2017
We stayed here for one week with a lot of wind, sunshine, rain and very good vegetables from the area, some bees, some crickets and very good lamb meat from the butcher around the corner. We loved the place, you thought of everything. It was a relaxing week for us and we would like to come back!Louise and Alexander - 18th August 2017
Cottage lovely, very comfortableRuth & David - 4th August 2017
We so enjoyed our stay in your lovely "hygellig" cottage. Your attention to detail really made us feel welcome. We visited Walmer and Dover Castle - loved it. So enjoyed our evening walks along the pebble beach" Richard & Family - 29th July 2017
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