- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
This Grade II listed terraced cottage, dated 1605, has been converted from a shop in the historic seaside town of Margate in Kent. With many of the original features remaining, this Margate cottage is perfect for a family holiday as it is just a few yards from the beautiful sandy beach. Set over three floors, this Margate cottage is decorated in colours reflecting each room's character, from the warm tones of the sitting room with its woodburning stove to the stronger colours of the dining room with its high ceiling, handmade shelves and cupboards including a pew. The two upper floors at this Margate cottage have three bedrooms and a bathroom which is decorated in seaside colours. The well-equipped fitted kitchen at this Margate cottage has been beautifully designed and leads to a sheltered courtyard garden with outdoor seating making it the perfect place to enjoy a glass of something chilled as you watch the sun go down. This Margate cottage is situated on a small, busy street in Margate Old Town and enjoys the benefits of being in the heart of a thriving coastal town with restaurants, bars and shops within a few minutes' walk. Spend long days on the beach or discover the many delights of the south coast, all easily accessible from this Margate cottage.
Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x 2nd floor twin, 1 x 2nd floor single. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.
Gas central heating with woodburning stove in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Additional wood available at cost. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking available locally. Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops, pubs and beach 2 mins walk.
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About the location
Broadstairs 4 miles; Ramsgate 4 miles; Canterbury 15 miles; Whitstable 15 miles.
Margate, a seaside holiday resort set on the east coast of Kent, has undergone much renovation, and boasts the new Turner Contemporary gallery. This historic seaside town with its Theatre Royal dating back to 1787 offers entertainment for everyone, from fishing and golf to beaches and amusements. The Winter Gardens offers a wide variety of events including shows, concerts and musicals with top performers throughout the year. You can wander along the Margate Harbour Arm and Old Town to browse artists' studios, relax in one of the many bars or restaurants or hire a bike. For the more adventurous there is a Turner and Dickens walk taking you to Broadstairs four miles away. The Shell Grotto with its 2000 square feet of winding underground passages delights visitors while the Hornby Visitor Centre brings back the nostalgia of Britain's best loved toys. Margate is a lovely coastal town retaining its history but offering up to date entertainment for all ages with a variety of interests.