Glorious English Holidays

Ivy Lane

Canterbury - Rural Kent

Lovingly restored medieval cottage with inglenook fireplace in the heart of Canterbury.
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking not available
  • 3.5 Stars
CT020
£475 - £640 per week *

Description

A beautifully presented 16th Century house located just outside the city walls and almost within sight of the cathedral spires.  This pretty half-timbered property has charm and history aplenty and provides comfortable accommodation for up to 3 people.  The cosy living area has an original inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove for those winter evenings curled up with a book.  The open plan kitchen and dining area has been creatively fitted with bespoke designed concealed cupboards. Majestic Canterbury cathedral and the main shopping area Whitefriars are just 5 minutes walk, together with an array of restaurants, cafes, independent shops and museums to visit - all within a short stroll.  The gardens of St Augustine's Abbey are on the doorstep where you can take the dog for a walk.  Alternatively bring your bikes (storage for bikes is in the courtyard) and head out of the city, for a day exploring the many nearby beautiful villages and enjoy a pub lunch.  After a day of sightseeing, just relax in the sunny enclosed courtyard garden, planted with pretty shrubs and climbing roses.  Shop: 200 yards     Pub:100 yards     Coast:  8.7 miles 

Ground Floor:

Step up through the front door directly into...

Open Plan Sitting/Dining Room and Kitchen with oak parquet flooring throughout
Sitting Area is beamed with large inglenook fireplace, a wood framed chic two seater sofa with armchair, there is a small side table, a sound system and t.v. with freeview service
Dining Area with concealed wood panelled cupboards, fitted dining table and chairs
Kitchen with beautiful custom built wooden units which cleverly utilise the space, there is an electric oven with ceramic hob and extractor fan above,a dishwasher, a fridge with ice box and a washer/dryer.  Glass doors lead out to the courtyard garden

A carpeted, turning and quite steep staircase with a door on the ground floor leads up to ...

First Floor:
Bedroom 1
is carpeted and overlooks the courtyard garden to the rear, it has a double bed with bedside tables and lamps, a custom built dressing table which is fitted to the wall, and a built-in wardrobe with shelving
Bedroom 2 is also carpeted and overlooks the front, it has a single bed with bedside table and lamp, a writing desk and a custom built wardrobe with cupboard and shelving
Bathroom  with concealed mirrored cupboards and marble tiles together with a Villeroy and Boch suite, that comprises a bath with drench shower over, a hand basin and w.c.  Please note that there is no radiator in the bathroom however the boiler is housed in one of the concealed cupboards, which provides adequate heat in a small room

Garden: A small enclosed and sunny courtyard garden which is prettily planted with a climbing rose and flowering shrubs.  There is a small shed for storing the garden furniture and a gate with side access to the street.

Parking: In nearby pay and display car parks at Longport or Holman's Meadow

Heating: Gas central heating and wood burning stove

Pets: Accepts 1 well behaved dog on request at this property. Please take own bowls & bedding and ensure pets do not go into bedrooms or on furniture. Never leave pets alone in the property. Please clear all evidence of pets from gardens etc. before leaving. 

Notes: A travel cot and high chair are available for guests' use.  This property is not suitable for those with mobility problems or toddlers as the staircase is quite steep and narrow.

Security Deposit: A security deposit of £150 is payable two weeks before arrival at this property.

 

Features

  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking not available
  • 3.5 Stars
  • Welcome Pack upon arrival
  • Bed linen included
  • Bath towels included
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Travel cot available
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • Nearest shop: 0.2 miles away
  • Nearest pub: 0.1 miles away
  • 8.7 miles from the coast

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