Last minute break in Staple, near Wingham - sleeps 4

The Bothy Cottage, Staple, near Wingham, Kent, CT3 1LW.

Property Reference: UKC1061

Bedrooms - 2

Sleeps - 4

Bathrooms - 1

Pets welcome - 2

Charming detached cottage | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Charming detached cottage | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Homely living room with open-fire in feature fireplace | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Comfy seating within living room | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Well-equipped kitchen | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Characterful kitchen | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Comfortable double bedroom | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Ample storage within double bedroom | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Peaceful twin bedroom | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Bathroom with shower over bath | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Pretty cottage | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Garden area and terraced patio | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Outdoor furniture on terrace/patio | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Spacious enclosed garden | The Bothy - The Dovecote, Staple, near Wingham
  • Aerial view of the estate

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The Bothy Cottage
2 bedrooms, sleeps 4

This characterful and charming Grade II listed Kentish getaway is hidden in beautiful countryside, and enjoys a sunny private patio and enclosed garden.

The Bothy was built for Sir William Lynch as part of the Groves Estate in 1750 and was a gardener’s cottage and storage for carts. Following a sympathetic conversion, the detached cottage is now a wonderful getaway for families and couples, and dogs are welcome. The location is wonderful, with a pub close by in the village of Staple and the picturesque Wingham only two miles away. Sandwich, close to the beach and containing more listed buildings than any other village in the UK, is only 6 miles away.

The cathedral city of Canterbury is also a short drive and is a lively place with plenty of diverse shopping, clubs and restaurants. One can even hop on the ferry, or Eurotunnel for a trip over to France. You will feel your cares drifting away as you cross the private garden and enter the cosy warmth of this cottage. A striking open fire waits on winter evenings, or you can sit out on the sunny patio with a glass of wine to enjoy a Kentish summer at its best.

An abundance of walks are on your doorstep with a number of good pubs to finish up in. There is a bus stop within walking distance with hourly buses running to Sandwich and Canterbury. Shop and restaurant 2½ miles, pub 1 mile. The Bothy can be booked together with Willow Tree House (UKC1060) and Gamekeeper’s Cottage (UKC1062) to accommodate up to 12 guests

Accommodation details

4 steps to entrance. Terracotta tiled floor throughout. Ground Floor:Living/dining room: With open fire, Freeview TV and DVD player. Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Bedroom 1: With double bed. Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request). Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Initial fuel for open fire included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Enclosed, lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars.

Extra Amenities

All properties: Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Barbecue. Grounds (shared with other holiday cottages). No smoking.

Canterbury map and The Bothy Cottage location

Self-catering features

  • Barbecue
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Main Fuel or Power incl.
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Grouped Properties
  • Open Fire
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Welcome Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Summer Best Sellers