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The Nutshell

Pluckley - Rural Kent

Everything in a nutshell that you could possibly want for the perfect romantic retreat for two.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£395 - £595 per week


The Nutshell offers luxurious country living and is located just outside the pretty village of Pluckley with two good pubs within a mile, one renowned for its seafood, a lovely farm shop and is famous for being one of the most haunted villages in Kent.  This property has been carefully restored to a high standard and has been furnished with flair giving a contemporary edge to the open plan living area.  The property has retained its original beams and is spacious and light, whilst being warm and cosy with a wood burning stove and has a majestic centre piece copper bath.  There is a covered loggia seating area by the entrance as well as a courtyard garden, where you can sit and enjoy a glass of something while whilst taking in the glorious views. The countryside is surrounded by apple orchards and is remembered as the location where the Darling Buds of May TV series was filmed.  You can hop on the local train - just one stop to Ashford with fast trains to Canterbury, the East Kent coast, London or even Paris.  The owners have an acclaimed photographic studio in the grounds, so why not plan ahead and start your Christmas gift list early!  
Shop: 6 miles  Pub: 1 mile   Coast: 23 miles

Entrance is to the side via a covered Loggia where the washer/dryer is housed, a sink and log storage.  The front door opens into the open plan living area with natural wood flooring...
Kitchen has fitted units with a butler sink, a gas cooker, a dishwasher, fridge with ice compartment and a microwave
Dining Area has a wooden table and 3 chairs and crockery shelving, French doors lead to the garden area
Sitting Area has a large sofa, a wood burning stove, a wall-mounted Smart TV, a wooden settle and a hand crafted sideboard
Bedroom has a king size bed with bedside tables, dressing table, wardrobe and armchair, through to...
Bathroom has whitewashed wood flooring, a free standing copper bath, a separate tiled shower area with rain head and separate hand attachment, washbasin and w.c

Garden: There is a courtyard area with garden furniture and a charcoal barbecue and additional undercover seating in the Loggia
Heating: Central heating and a wood burning stove (1st basket of logs provided) 
Parking: Parking in front of the property on a gravel drive
Notes: The local pubs are The Dering Arms in Pluckley - famous for its seafood and the 17thC Rose & Crown in Mundy Bois - both within a mile of the propety


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Welcome Pack upon arrival
  • Bed linen included
  • Bath towels included
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • All on one level
  • Nearest shop: 6 miles away
  • Nearest pub: 1 miles away
  • 23 miles from the coast


Band Date Range 7 night price *
B 21st April 2017 - 25th May 2017 £475.00
C 26th May 2017 - 29th June 2017 £535.00
D 30th June 2017 - 14th September 2017 £595.00
C 15th September 2017 - 28th September 2017 £535.00
B 29th September 2017 - 19th October 2017 £475.00
C 20th October 2017 - 26th October 2017 £535.00
A 27th October 2017 - 21st December 2017 £395.00
D 22nd December 2017 - 24th December 2017 £595.00
D Christmas £595.00
D New Year £595.00

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.


A superb addition to your portfolio.Mr J Massey - 24th February 2017


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