Clay Cottage

Stelling Minnis, Rural Kent

  • 4 Star
  • Home baked cakes, country living and a cosy environment.

You can book this property from:

  • £466 per week
  • £67 per night
  • 4 Star



  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Wet room
  • Bath
  • Shower

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 2.2 miles


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

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 3pm
  • Check out: 10am


Clay Cottage - constructed entirely of straw bales and clay, is a gorgeous eco-friendly cottage - combining great style with comfort.  It boasts a welcoming, beautifully furnished spacious interior,  all topped off with home baked cakes on arrival. Nestling in a lovely farm setting, with a variety of farmyard animals to meet - even alpacas!  Clay Cottage provides a true taste of country living - yet it is only a fifteen minute drive from the historic city of Canterbury for masses of sight seeing and great shopping.   Shop: 2.2 miles     Pub: 0.5 mile    Coast: 8.5 miles

Ground Floor:

Hallway with pew bench leading to...

Open Plan Sitting/Dining Room/Kitchen
Sitting Room Area
with double height ceiling, wooden flooring and a rug, a three seater sofa and a two seater sofa, TV/DVD, a chest of drawers and two antique chairs. Patio doors with views over the decking seating area and paddocks beyond
Dining Area with wooden flooring, dining table and chairs and small feature window cut into the wall illustrating the straw bale construction
Kitchen Area with a quarry tiled floor and built-in kitchen units providing an electric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher, and fridge/freezer. Washing machine and tumble drier available in nearby outhouse
Bedroom 1 with wooden flooring has a double bed with bedside tables, wardrobe and dressing table. En-Suite Wet Room is fully tiled and has a large wheelchair friendly shower, washbasin and w.c

Carpeted stairs leading to the first floor and a mezzanine with roof lights and armchair...

Bedroom 2 is carpeted and has a pine king-size bed, bedside tables and bookshelves plus an elegant Cheval mirror, wardrobe with drawers beneath and an easy chair
Bedroom 3 is also carpeted, furnished with twin beds, bookshelves and bedside lamp between plus a wardrobe with drawers beneath
Bathroom with tile effect lino flooring, bath with electric shower over, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c 

Garden: Decking area with garden furniture and barbecue, with small sloping fenced lawn overlooking the paddocks and woods beyond.  Shared children's play area to the side of the property.
Parking: Private parking area for up to 2 cars.
Heating: Under floor heating downstairs, radiators upstairs all fed by a woodburner boiler.
Notes: The cottage is wheelchair friendly has a full turning circle in the wet room, a flat garden to the rear and a ramp is provided for ease of access.  Suitable for young families, cots and highchairs are available on request.  Homemade cakes on arrival plus free range eggs and sausages available for purchase from the owner.  There is a communal dining room which is available for private use when booking Straw and Clay Cottages together. It has a dining room table and 12 chairs, 3 seater sofa and armchair. There is no additional charge for this.


The property was extremely good. We were very impressed with the local area - great walks both on the Downs and at the coast, so very varied.

Mrs Jill L,

Very charming, delightful and peaceful. We loved the animals and were made very welcome by the owner.

Mrs Linda W,