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Welcome to the Hop Pocket

House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • No pets allowed

Set in six acres of

landscaped gardens and surrounded by stunning Kent countryside, this apartment,

which prior to 1980 was still used for storing and drying hops, forms part of a

skillfully converted Oast House and retains much of its natural form.

Located in an area with a

rich cultural history and spectacular scenery there are castles, stately homes,

gardens, country walks, vineyards and much more, all within easy reach. This

ground floor apartment with open plan living area and spacious farmhouse

kitchen is an ideal base for a family holiday.

Children will love the outdoor pool whilst the tennis court gives a

fantasic opportunity for a fun knock-about or a serious tournament. Little ones will also enjoy the fun climbing

frame and the open spaces surrounding the property.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

General Wi-Fi available
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Furniture
Further details indoors

Hop Pocket - Main

Oast – ground floor (sleeps 5) - 1 double bedroom, 1

twin bedroom (both with en-suite bathrooms), one folding bed, open plan

lounge/dining room. Internet.

Kitchen – oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave.

Lounge/diner – one leather sofa, leather chair and poof, coffee table, dining room

table & 4 chairs, dresser, lamp, TV and DVD player.

Double Bedroom – 5ft bed, Chester

drawers, wardrobe with drawers under, bedside

tables x 2 with lamps, chair and airer.

Bathroom en-suite - bath with shower over, WC, wash hand basin and extractor

fan.

Single Bedroom –two single beds, folding bed,

bedside cabinet, large wardrobe with drawers under and chair.

Bathroom en-suite- bath with

shower over, WC and wash hand basin, extractor fan and dresser.

Outside:

A selection of leisure facilities offer

exceptional relaxation time.

Take a dip in the outdoor pool (open 01 June

to 31 August) or have a knock about on the ‘all-weather’ tennis court.

For young guests there is a play area with

swings, an adventure fort, tree house, and basketball hoop.

Should it rain there is an indoor games room

with pool table and darts board (darts not included).

Swimming pool-open from the 1st of June to the 31st of August. It

is heated when necessary but not constantly.

Further details

4+1

The South East England region

The Hop Pocket is located near Tonbridge, a thriving town with an excellent 42 minute train service to London Charing Cross or to the seaside at Hastings! There are so many places to visit from The Hop Pocket, you are spoilt for choice.

Tonbridge Castle with its wonderful Gatehouse, takes you back almost 740 years! Set in landscaped gardens with picturesque grounds overlooking the River Medway, Tonbridge Castle is reputedly England's finest example of a Norman motte and bailey castle. Tours are available from the Tourist Information Centre. There is a great bookshop located in this part of Tonbridge, Mr Books, in a beautiful medieval building. Tonbridge even has its own theatre, The Oast Theatre inside the 19th Century Kentish oast house, with 10 productions every year!

There are a variety of wonderful houses and gardens to visit, including the National Trust properties such as Ightham Mote (15 minutes' drive), Hever Castle and Scotney Castle (20 minutes drive), both moated castles, Knowle, near Sevenoaks and Chartwell, the home of Winston Churchill, near Westerham. Bodiam Castle, although in Sussex, is only 30 minutes' drive and Penshurst Place is not far from the holiday cottage, with beautiful gardens and a fun adventure playground for children.

Bedgebury Forest and National Park is only 20 minutes' drive away, which is a stunning area of natural beauty miles of walks and cycling paths, including 'Go Ape,' a hugely fun activity where you can swing through the trees. Nearby Bewl water is the largest area of inland water in the South-East. If you are a water sports enthusiast, this is the place to visit with lots of activities including sailing, canoeing and wind-surfing. Bowles Outdoor Centre, is situated just 15 minutes away where you can learn to rock climb, build rafts and even ski on the 2 dry ski slopes.

A visit to Royal Tunbridge Wells is a must. It's a very attractive town with great shopping facilities. It was established as a spa town in Georgian times and was very popular under Richard (Beau) Nash when the Pantiles and its Chalybeate Spring attracted visitors from all over Europe who wanted to try the waters. Nowadays, it is a pleasant place to wander, admire the architecture and visit its antique shops and cafes. Great for those who love shopping too!

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Mulberry Cottages (Property Manager Mulberry Cottages)

Calendar last updated:18 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • German

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+44 (0)1865 479987

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