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The Old Alms House
Living Room 
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Looking out to south garden
Kitchen 
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Bedroom 4
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Bedroom 4
En-suite shower room
Bedroom 3
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Bedroom 3
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Bathroom
Bedroom 2
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Bedroom 2
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En-suite Shower room
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Bedroom 1
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South terrace
Table, seating and bar-be-cue to south terrace
south garden
Oak framed building to give undercover parking
The Old Alms House showing the relationship to the Granary
Wingham Church a short walk away.
Distance view to Wingham Church
Wingham- the local shopping centre.
Canterbury Cathedral- a fifteen minute drive away
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Canterbury, Kent, England
The detached Old Alms House has been sympathetically renovated and extended and now forms a comfortable luxury holiday home. It is in a quiet rural area in a warm sunny location. The Old Alms House is a Grade 2 listed 15th.Century medieval almshouse and is situated in a pretty valley with a chalk stream and former watercress beds. It has its own private large garden. The Old Alms House offers quiet country style living and is under 15 minutes drive from Canterbury and 20 minutes from the nearest beach.On the ground floor is the large living room consisting principally of a reclaimed oak wagon lodge, a double bedroom with a guest bed (suitable for a child) , and an en-suite shower room and another double bedroom and a family bathroom, all mattresses are pocket sprung. A well equipped bespoke kitchen with many exposed beams completes the g... Read more
Listing #HL1687951
About the Owner
James B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed as a family of 6 adults for 10 nights. The house was pretty, spacious and clean. It is a very old house that has been professionally modernised throughout, whilst retaining original features. The kitchen was very well equipped and we cooked a meal...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Arrived at house and was not dissapointed. James the owner was a great help with the location and sites around and about and nothing was to much trouble. House was large enough for 6 adults and 2 small children and each couple having their own...More

Thank cjtaylor60
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

Very nice and helpful owner. You do not need to take anything with you house very clean, in good working order and anything you need bedding,towels cooking and eating items all there and more. We had a wedding whilst there grounds lovely for photographs before...More

Thank 351mandy
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (11)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    3 Fulls
    4 Twins
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $200 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
If you book more than 8 weeks in advance of your holiday a 30% deposit is required with the balance due 8 weeks before arrival. A security deposit of £250 is required either with the final balance payment or if you prefer on your arrival. This is refundable usually with your departure.

Saturday is the changeover day for weekly bookings.

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About the neighbourhood
Canterbury

The house is close to the fine medieval city of Canterbury with its Cathedral being the centre of the Anglican Church. Canterbury is a historic, cultural and educational centre with three theatres ( one open air) and two Universities. There are river trips in punts through the centre of Canterbury. With its wealth of historic buildings and traditional narrow streets the city has a new pedestrianised shopping centre and many restaurants and eateries to cater for all tastes..

The Marlowe is a new theatre opened in Oct. 2011 and offers the best in touring theatre productions and you can enjoy west end musicals, drama with opera and ballet, classical music, stand up comedy, music gigs,children`s shows and pantomimes. The annual Canterbury Festival runs for two weeks from mid to la...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Nearest airport: Gatwick Airport,: 118.0 km
Railway: Nearest railway: Bekesbourne, near Canterbury ( 8: 6.0 km
Ferry: Dover ferry port to Continent: 25.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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