This stylish and modern little gem has everything you could wish for in a holiday property. It has been converted with great flair and attention to detail and offers spacious accommodation for 4 on a well cared for smallholding with pet Kunekune pigs. The property is only a short walk over the footpaths to Frittenden with a good pub and small but well stocked shop. The Milking Parlour is in the rural Kent countryside but is only 3 miles from Staplehurst with good rail links to London. It has an open plan living area and separate large kitchen and both bedrooms have their own en-suite shower rooms. There is a bedroom on the ground floor making this property suitable for guests with impaired mobility. The property is perfectly located to visit the many National trust properties in the area, the beautiful gardens at Sissinghurst Castle, the medieval Castles of Bodiam, Hever and Leeds. There are many vineyards to visit and sample delicious ciders and sparkling wines at Hush Heath, Biddenden Vineyard and Chapel Down. The nearby towns of Maidstone, Tenterden and Tunbridge Wells offer excellent shopping opportunities and great bars, restaurants and cafes. Close by is the stunning sandy beach at Camber near the medieval town of Rye famous for its antique shops.
Shop: 1.5 miles Pub: 1 mile Coast: 23 miles
Kitchen with wood effect flooring is spacious and modern with a range of fitted units. Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, microwave, table and 4 chairs
Sitting/Dining Room is carpeted with a leather corner sofa, coffee table, Smart TV and DVD, wood burning stove and doors to patio
Dining Area has an oak table and seating for 4, sideboard with games and books
Bedroom 1 is carpeted with twin beds, bedside table, wardrobe with drawers and dressing table, mirror and stool, through to
En-Suite Shower Room with tile effect flooring, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c. Out of Eden complimentary toiletries
Easy carpeted stairs to...
Bedroom 2 is carpeted with king-size bed, bedside tables, chest of drawers, wardrobe with mirror and drawers, ottoman, velux roof window with blind and through to...
En-Suite Shower Room with wood effect flooring, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c Out of Eden complimentary toiletries
Garden: Accessed from sitting room is paved and enclosed with trellis fencing and has garden furniture and disposable barbecue
Parking: Available for 2 cars next to the property
Heating: Electric radiators and wood burning stove - 1st basket of logs supplied
Notes: A highchair is provided but please bring own travel cot. As this is a small working farm children should be supervised at all times. The owner is happy to organise a farm tour for children to see the animals. It is a small farm with 5 pet Kunekune pigs which can be petted and approximately 3 cows and 1 bull, 26 ewes, 2 rams and 40 lambs. The animals are housed over winter in a byre in the farm yard so there can be some noise during feeding time. There are also 450 free range turkeys. Meat products can be purchased from the owner subject to availability.
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Sorry, no pets
- WiFi available
- Private parking
- Welcome Pack upon arrival
- Bed linen included
- Bath towels included
- Open fire/woodburner
- Travel cot available
- Equipped with a highchair
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a washing machine
- Located on a working farm
- Nearest shop: 1 miles away
- Nearest pub: 1 miles away
- 23 miles from the coast
Thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful Milking Parlour. It enabled us to relax and enjoy our holiday. Your kindness was exceptional and your leaving gift was very appreciated. The personal touches made your accommodation stand out as the very best that we have stayed in, and that list is long. You really do live in a beautiful part of the world. The owners were fabulous hosts. They were very friendly and were on hand if we needed any help. They respected our privacy and were extremely kind. The accommodation was very clean and decorated to a very high standard. The welcome pack was very much appreciated and we would highly recommend the Milking Parlour to anyone wishing to stay in this idyllic part of Kent.Christine Drury - 2nd July 2018
We have had a wonderful week in the Milking Parlour. The Cottage is very comfortable and we felt very welcome. Nice and quiet, only the sounds of the countryside, the sounds from the cows and bellows of the sheep and the singing of the birds. The weather wasn't as expected one day, so we spent time doing a jig saw puzzle and had a lovely day. The other days we made some trips in Kent, It's a place we will go back to.Family Broeke, From Amsterdam - 4th May 2018
Lovely cottage. I was very comfortable, It is very peaceful here. Thank you for the fruit much appreciated, you provided all we could need. A well equipped kitchen to cook in. Thank you to our hosts who made sure everything was ok for us.Joan & Lynda from Buxton. - 27th April 2018
We have had a fabulous time here at The Milking Parlour with our two boys who are 8 & 10. The sweets and games were a lovely touch and very much appreciated along with all the other special touches that made our stay a home from home experience. We have had a wonderful time visiting many places, Sissinghurst, Canterbury and we left a couple of leaflets of our tours of Kent. Most of all we loved all the animals and the fact that our son managed to see a lamb being born, an experience he will never forget. Thank you so very much.The Millie family - 13th April 2018
My mum and I only stayed here for one night, but we were very impressed with how beautiful the house is presented and amazingly equipped. We had a fantastic nights sleep in the very comfortable beds. Fabulous shower!! We would highly recommend The Milking Parlour to anybody. Thank you for making us feel so welcome and comfortable.Kaley & Shirley, Norfolk - 4th April 2018
Thank you for preparing your cottage at very short notice, much appreciated. We have enjoyed staying here and keeping an eye out for any new born lambs to appear!. We would recommend the property, so warm and comfortable. We have had a lovely time here, Thanks so muchRichard & Sandra Parker - 23rd March 2018
Loved this property we will definitely be back .the owner was a lovely lady .Mr C Woods - 26th February 2018
Thank you for showing me the lambs. I had fun staying here during the half term. I enjoyed seeing all the animals. Thank you from Lulu - 5 years old. We thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Milking Parlour. It's tidiness makes it instantly comfortable and relaxing. It was everything we needed and wanted and a big extra thank you for chaperoning us to see lambing first hand - keep it up.Family Guisinger - Germany - 12th February 2018
This home is perfect! Beautifully designed and equipped with everything you could possibly need or want. It's also been a treat sitting in the courtyard listening to the birds and church bells and sheep. Thank you all for the great treats (big fan of the shower gel!) We will definitely be back. I'd like a loyalty scheme please! Thank you for one of the best holiday homes ever.Georgie, Alf, Dom - 9th February 2018
A massive thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful little holiday home. We have loved our time here. The log fire is a perfect cosy feature and the place has such a lot of character! We hope to stay again very soon and will recommend to our friends.David & Ashleigh - 26th November 2017
Thank you for a lovely holiday. We had a great time in your cosy cottage. It is well located to discover Kent and our little ones liked to see the animals. We wish you all the best.Maile,Anja, Marie & Jannile - Germany - 27th October 2017
The Little ones loved seeing the animals everyday. We did not want to go home. We will be back !Maya, Matt,Lyla,Luca Guilia & Anna - 20th October 2017
Thank you for everything. Good to chat with you both. Best of Luck in your new ventureMr & Mrs Hopkins - Middlesex - 10th October 2017
Ab fab! A little gem, would come back any time. Lovely accommodation, lovely family, great location.Mrs Pamela Keeping - 25th September 2017
We have had an amazing week! The very best accommodation, everything that we could have wished for. From the gifts on arrival to the comfy beds and all so beautifully tasteful. There are not enough superlatives to describe this "little jewel". We wish you all the very best for the future and hope that all your guests treat this wonderful property with the respect it deserves.Keith, Pam, Brian & Pam - Portsmouth Hants - 23rd September 2017
it was lovely , perfect for the little ones.Dr Maya Gwynne - 31st August 2017
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