The HayLoft - SLEEPS 4 (15 if linked) - Five STAR GOLD Award
The Hayloft Barn, circa 1600, oozes rural charm. Offering 2 bedrooms and 2 bath / shower rooms, Hayloft sleeps 4 in comfort. For larger groups and special occassion 'get togethers', consider booking Hayloft together with Damson and our 2 smaller cottages (which taken together can sleep up to 15 guests in proper beds).
The Master Bedroom (on the first floor) has a luxurious king sized bed with duck down duvet and high thread count cotton bedding and en suite shower room (newly refitted for 2015). The second bedroom, on the ground floor, has twin beds, a TV and an immediately adjacent newly refitted bathroom. A hair dryer is provided in each bedroom. All bedding, tea towels and towels are included as are welcome items including tea, coffee, milk, olive oil, herbs, free range eggs, bread, preserves and local Kentish apple juice (for stays of 7 nights or more).
The open plan kitchen and dining area includes electric oven and gas hob, Nespresso coffee machine, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, toaster, kettle, vintage Roberts DAB radio, fridge and separate freezer. All the 'essentials' are present - no need to bring your own Champagne flutes, ice bucket, etc...
The ground floor of the property is heaviliy timbered and has low ceilings in places. In contrast, the spacious first floor lounge has a very high ceiling and comfortable sofas and arm chairs. It benefits from a large wall mounted flat screen TV with Free Sat, DVD, a Bose radio and CD player and wi-fi connection. There is also an Air play speaker. A child stair gate can be supplied, as can a travel cot and highchair. Baby sitting is also available at reasonable rates (upon request).
Home made arrival night meals (up to 3 courses) can be pre-booked and brought to your cottage - please enquire at time of booking and will can email the latest menu to you.
The Hayloft has its own Gas BBQ (Summer months only) and an outside dining area where you can just sit in the sun or shade, eat al fresco and relax. Hayloft guests can also enjoy private use of our charming and nearby walled 'secret garden' if desired.
Dog friendly - a well behaved (!) dog can be accommodated in the summer and at our discretion on the ground floor at a cost of £6 per night.
Special occassion dining at the main house and/or arrival night suppers (brought to your cottage) available by arrangement - please enquire.
Rental prices shown are based on up to 4 guests.The cottage comes with one parking space. Extra cars can be accommodated at an additional cost of £5 per car per day or part thereof. Central heating is included in the rental cost in the winter months, as is up to £7 per day towards the cost of electricity. (Consumption in excess of this allowance for reasonable usage may be charged upon departure).
Note: Hayloft has a number of steps internally that may make it unsuitable for guests with impaired mobility. For those with impaired mobility, consider Damson Cottage instead with its spacious ground floor King bedroom with walk in shower room.