Culverstone Green near Chatham, Kent
A delightful detached cottage set within the attractive grounds of the owners' home, down a country lane in the village of Culverstone Green in Kent. This cosy Kent cottage has a timber-clad exterior, lending it the appearance of a Scandinavian wooden lodge, yet it remains warm and welcoming inside, with a woodburner in the sitting room. This Kent cottage has a well-equipped L-shaped kitchen/dining area, with a door leading to the unfenced garden area, ideal for relaxing and wildlife spotting. Upstairs, the two comfy Kent cottage bedrooms have sloping ceilings and Velux windows. The local area has several public houses, restaurants, takeaway outlets, and rail links to London Victoria. Nearby is Europe's largest shopping complex, Bluewater, which makes this Kent cottage attractive to those looking for shopping breaks all year round. There are many National Trust and English Heritage properties and gardens nearby, plus the castles, docks and walks of the Medway towns and estuary are bound to please. A lovely Kent cottage for exploring the Garden of England.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner.
Electric heaters with woodburner in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Private garden area with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 5 mins walk, pub 3 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Sevenoaks 11.5 miles; Chatham 18 miles.
The village of Culverstone Green virtually joins the village of Meopham, which is the longest village in Kent, and both offer a good choice of local amenities. This area of Kent is an ideal location from which to explore the Medway and its towns. Rochester has the tallest castle in England, a beautiful cathedral and Guildhall museum. Chatham offers Upnor Castle sitting on the river banks, and the historic dockyard, with fascinating maritime heritage attractions, where you can climb aboard 3 historic war ships, visit galleries and museums with information from days of Spanish Armada to more recent dates. The area also enjoys several nature reserves, country parks, National Trust and English Heritage properties, Brands Hatch racing circuit and other sports and leisure attractions to suit all ages. Within easy travelling distance you can explore the cosmopolitan cathedral city of Canterbury. Or for the more adventurous, why not try a day trip over to France? The shopping centres of Bluewater and Lakeside are within driving distance and the attractions of London are an easy train ride away.