Not far from our little Cranbrook office is the pretty village of Sissinghurst. The village is an ideal base for those looking to book a holiday property in rural Kent which has access to amenities and things to do nearby. Sissinghurst is a great example of a traditional Kent village with its quaint buildings and friendly local shops and pubs.
The village has a welcoming community vibe to it and offers plenty of things to enjoy throughout the year. Sissinghurst holds an annual spring flower show, a classic car show, regular quiz nights and other events such as charity walks and band concerts.
Sissinghurst is well-known for its inspirational gardens at Sissinghurst Castle. In the 1930's the grounds were lovingly revamped and reworked by Vita Sackville-West and became the beautiful attraction that it is today. People come from all over the country specifically to see these attractive gardens. From formal gardens to creative flowerbeds and cottage style gardens there is something to suit everyone.
Sissinghurst is in a great location for exploring rural Kent. Often referred to as the Garden of England you will be spoilt for choice with the options this gives visitors coming in to the area on their holidays. Enjoy the countryside with its rolling fields, vineyards and hop gardens. Eat fresh locally sourced produce at one of the many pubs and restaurants. Indulge in locally produced beer and wine, you can even visit a vineyard, brewery or spot one of the many surviving Oast Houses.