Squirrels Loft

Smarden, Rural Kent

  • 3 Star Gold
  • A beautiful spacious loft apartment for 2, full of cosy soft furnishings and with use of a tennis court and a gym.  Your dog can come too!

You can book this property from:

  • £425 per week
  • £61 per night
  • 3 Star Gold

Facilities

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Gym
  • Tennis court
  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views

How far to ...?

  • Beach 23 miles
  • Pub 0.3 miles
  • Shop 1 mile

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 3pm
  • Check out: 10am

Description

Squirrels Loft is a superb pied à terre for two nestled above a 3 bay garage and perched amidst the beautiful Kent countryside with far reaching views.  It is located on the outskirts of the chocolate box village of Smarden and within a short walk to the local pub.  The open plan living space has wooden flooring with underfloor heating throughout and offers a modern contemporary feel, full of comfy sofas and soft furnishings with great attention to detail in all rooms.  There is a separate bedroom which is double aspect with lovely far reaching views and a spacious shower room.  There is a small area of outside space with table and chairs and use of the owners' tennis court and small gym if you still have any energy to burn off!  There are plenty of woodlands and countryside walks that you can explore with your dog and the village of Smarden is only a mile away with a butchers and 3 pubs.  Two fields away sits the Headcorn Aerodrome which is very popular with plane spotters and classic car visitors.  Why not book a pleasure flight and enjoy a birds eye view of the surrounding countryside! There are many of gastro pubs and restaurants locally and you will be well placed for enjoying a tour of the local vineyards and local farm shops, which sell locally produced food and drink.  Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens are close by as is Leeds and Bodiam castles, famous gardens such as Hole Park and Great Dixter are open most of the year.  Plan a trip to Historic Rye and Tenterden and jump on board a steam train... the list of things to do in this area is limitless.  Shop: 1 mile  Pub: 0.3 miles  Coast: 23 miles

Entrance via an outside staircase opening into …

Open Plan Living Area and Kitchen with under floor heating and wood flooring

There are sloping eves in each room
Seating Area: two sofas, occasional tables, rug, Smart T.V,  gate legged table with folding chairs
Kitchen: fitted units, electric oven and hob, fridge with ice box, microwave, DAB digital radio. There is use of the owners’ washing machine by arrangement
Bedroom: double aspect, a double bed with a king size duvet, bedside tables, chest of drawers, hanging rail and a cot-bed is available
Shower Room: tiled with walk in shower with drench head, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c.

Garden:  A small seating area is available at the bottom of the stairs with a bistro table and chairs.  Use of the owner’s tennis court by prior arrangement and there is also a small gym for guests’ use
Heating: Underfloor heating
Parking: Private parking in front of the property
Pets: One dog welcome

Out and About:
Smarden is 1 mile away and is a small picturesque village with 3 pubs, a butchers and vintage shop and art gallery.  Local shopping can be done in Headcorn which is 3 miles away and there is also a mainline station there. Biddenden is 4 miles away and has a restaurant and a curry house.  Close by you can explore Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens, Leeds Castle and Bodiam Castle.  There is a golf club at Chart Hills and fishing lakes at Cackle Hill.  Historic Rye is 20 miles away, Camber Sands is just a few miles further along the coast.  The Kent and East Sussex Railway is in Tenterden, which is known as the Jewel in the Weald locally, with lots of independent shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs.  There are vineyard tours and tastings at Chapel Down in Small Hythe and Hush Heath in Staplehurst.   Gardens to visit are Hole Park in Rolvenden and Great Dixter in Northiam.  Learn to fly or just book a pleasure flight at Headcorn Aerodrome, also hosts classic car meets.

 

Location