Sherlocks Cottage

Groombridge, Rural Kent

  • 4 Star
  • Located on the edge of the Ashdown Forest, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Perfect for walkers and keen cyclists.

You can book this property from:

  • £964 per week
  • £138 per night
  • 4 Star



  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Shower

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 1 single bed


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sky TV

How far to ...?

  • Beach 32 miles
  • Pub 3 miles
  • Shop 3 miles

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Golf

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


This very pretty 18th Century white weatherboard and tiled detached country cottage is located in the lovely wooded hamlet of Motts Mill on the edge of the Ashdown Forest, an area of outstanding natural beauty. The village of Groombridge is two and a half miles (London fifty five minutes by train), Tunbridge Wells is five miles. The cottage has a wealth of exposed oak beams, inglenook fireplaces, lovely artistic touches and a Wurlitzer juke box. The glorious cottage garden has an abundance of flowers and places to sit - including a lovely summer house to enjoy the complete peace and quiet. Shop: 2.5 miles  Pub: 2.5 miles Coast: 32 miles

Ground Floor:
Sitting Room characterful with wonderful beams and large inglenook fireplace, comfortable seating and TV with Sky 
Dining Room with cosy wood burning stove, dining table and chairs
Kitchen with electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher
Utility Room and w.c with automatic washing machine/dryer, large sink and doorway to patio

Steep cottage style stairs leading to...

First Floor:
Bedroom 1 with double bed, bedside tables and chest of drawers 
Bedroom 2 with double bed, bedside tables and chest of drawers
Bedroom 3 a small room with a 2'6" single bed, suitable for child or small adult
Shower Room with a shower cubicle, washbasin and w.c.
Bathroom with a Victorian bath, over-bath shower, washbasin and w.c.
Snug Area with seating and TV

Garden: Glorious cottage garden with roses growing up the cottage walls,summer house, patio furniture and barbecue. Small unfenced pond so please supervise children when outside.
Parking: Parking is in lay-by opposite cottage for 2 cars.
Heating: Oil fired central heating and wood burning stove.
Notes:  Two very friendly resident cats - Bertie and Tilly - require minimal daily care. Cottage only available during school summer holidays, so, sorry - no mini-breaks.