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Clay Cottage

Stelling Minnis - Rural Kent

Home baked cakes, country living and a cosy environment.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£419 - £990 per week *


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 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. 


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • 4 Stars
  • Welcome Pack upon arrival
  • Bed linen included
  • Bath towels included
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Travel cot available
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • All on one level
  • Located on a working farm
  • Nearest shop: 2.2 miles away
  • Nearest pub: 0.5 miles away
  • 8.4 miles from the coast



We really enjoyed our Christmas stay at Clay cottage and our hosts were very friendly and helpful. The decorations and tree were much appreciated and also the children very much enjoyed being taken to feed the animals on Christmas Eve. Mr Ron Rous - 9th January 2017


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