Merrymead Barn

Hawkhurst, Rural Kent

  • 4 Star
  • The perfect flexible retreat for couples or a small family in the glorious Kent countryside.

You can book this property from:

  • £560 per week
  • £80 per night
  • 4 Star



  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 1 sofa bed


  • Washing machine
  • Freezer


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views

How far to ...?

  • Beach 18 miles
  • Pub 2 miles
  • Shop 2 miles

Nearby activities

  • Golf


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • 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.


Merrymead Barn is tucked away in an idyllic setting down a country lane, offering flexible and modern family living and furnished to a very high standard throughout.  It is perfect for a couple or a small family looking for a relaxing and peaceful location in the heart of Kent. There is a large first floor bedroom with super king-size bed and a single bed for a children with plenty of room for a cot. Downstairs there is a sofa bed, which can be used for flexible sleeping. The property is located in the grounds of the owners' garden and has far reaching views across the countryside beyond.  There is a smart outside area perfect for alfresco dining and if you wander along the scent filled arbour you will find a lovely zen garden with sun loungers and a pond, perfect for unwinding.  There is also access to the adjoining paddock with wonderful walks from your doorstep. Water Lane is close to both the Wealden towns of Cranbrook and Hawkhurst with ample local pubs, offering great local fare and the fabulous Kino cinema.  There is so much to do in this area with Sissinghurst and Bodiam castles right on your doorstep. The Kent & East Sussex Railway is a must for the steam train enthusiast and if you want to bring your bikes, then Bedgebury Forest is within cycling distance.  The seven miles of golden sands at Camber are only a short drive away and there are several golf courses nearby.  London is only one hour away by train, making Merrymead Barn your perfect holiday choice.   Shop: 2 miles   Pub: 2 miles  Coast: 18 miles

Entrance into the Open Plan Kitchen/Dining Area is flooded with light through two large velux roof windows with blinds
Kitchen Area is tiled and has a good range of cupboards, an electric hob and oven, extractor fan, washing machine, microwave
Dining Area is carpeted and has a dining table and chairs and the fridge/freezer is cleverly housed under the stairs
Sitting Room is spacious and light and has a large picture window with blinds, two leather sofas, an armchair, coffee table, sideboard, standard lamp, TV and DVD.  To the rear of this room there is a double sofa bed a coffee table, shelving unit and three velux windows with blackout blinds
Shower Room is modern and spacious and has a large shower cubicle, a heated towel rail, a washbasin and a w.c

Easy carpeted stairs with handrail...

First Floor:
Bedroom has a super king-size bed, bedside tables, rocking chair, chest of drawers with mirror over, built-in wardrobe and a single bed for a child.  There is ample room for a cot, if required.  There is a good sized En-Suite Bathroom which is tiled and has a shower over the bath, heated towel rail, a washbasin and w.c

Garden:  There is a small but well designed, shingled area with a table and chairs, herb and flower pots.  There is also a zen garden with a pond and sun loungers and access to the adjoining paddock, a bench and picnic table by another pond.  Please note children must be supervised when outside at all times as the ponds are unfenced.
Parking: Ample parking for 2 cars close to the property
Heating: Wall mounted electric heaters
Notes:  Storage for own bicycles is available.