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Monks Cottage

Leaveland near Faversham, Kent (Ref. 941807)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Faversham 4.5 miles.

This delightful detached bungalow is set within the owner’s extensive grounds, in the glorious Kent countryside, within the rural hamlet of Leaveland, just 4.5 miles from the historic market town of Faversham.

With fabulous pastoral views from almost every window, this property is the perfect choice for two couples looking for a quiet, relaxing holiday at any time of year.

Set all on the ground floor, the property offers two comfortable double bedrooms, as well as a light and airy bathroom boasting both a bath and a walk-in shower.

There’s also a spacious sitting room with a dining area, a great space to enjoy hearty meals prepared in the well-equipped kitchen.

Outside there is a decked terrace with furniture, perfect for alfresco dining or an afternoon tipple in the sunshine.

With walks from your doorstep and cycling routes aplenty close by, this cosy property will appeal to those who love the outdoors.

Visit the bustling market town of Faversham, where you can go shopping for antiques and vintage bargains and dine out at the fine selection of independent restaurants.

Less than half an hour away is Canterbury, home to a simple stunning cathedral, not to mention the port of Dover, for anyone looking to hop over the channel for a day.

All year round, when holidaying at this lovely property, you can do as much or as little as you like.


All ground floor. Two double bedrooms. Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.


  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and calor gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, selection of books and games, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Amble off road parking
  • Front decked terrace with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: There are three steps up from the kitchen to the bathroom
  • Note: The property is situated close to a secluded 15 touring caravan park
  • Note: There is a £25 refundable deposit for use of the key fob which opens the gates remotely, payable directly to the owner
  • Note: The electric stove in the sitting room is for decorative purposes only.

About the location


Chilham 7 miles; Whitstable 9 miles; Canterbury 9 miles.

Faversham is a thriving market town in the heart of Kent. With many interesting places to see and things to do, this lovely town offers visitors the chance to explore, shop, cycle, walk, swim, fish, or dine out and also boasts the oldest brewery in Britain dating back to 1698. It was due to the brewery that "hop picking" became the family holiday for many families living in London, right up until the 1950s. During the summer, thousands of people would descend on the fields around Faversham, put up their tents and spend the days "hop picking", thus making this one of the best places to enjoy a pint or two! Faversham is proud of its history and the town is even named in the Domesday Book and with its cobbled streets and medieval houses, tiny quaint pubs and many listed buildings, this town enjoys remembering its fascinating history. For those looking to experience the outdoor life, Faversham has more than enough to keep you entertained, why not take a swim in one of the all-year-round swimming pools? In the summer, Faversham offers three outdoor pools with diving boards, a paddling pool and white water rapids, you can even pack a picnic and make a day of it, there is plenty of grass around the pools for picnics and for children to play on. Around Faversham there are numerous walks, just pick up a leaflet from the tourist office and make your choice. If you fancy an evening at the cinema then the Royal is just the place to visit. Dating back to 1936 it still offers visitors a traditional experience with usherettes to guide you to your seat and popcorn and ice cream served during the interval. If visitors are looking to discover further afield then Canterbury, Rochester and Whitstable are all just a short drive away. For those who want to explore even further afield then why not sail away on a ferry or travel on the Channel Tunnel, either way you can be in France or Belgium in time for lunch and back in time for tea! This is a wonderful area and well worth exploring.

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