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Meadow Cottage, Great Prawls Farm – Home 5290193 Cottage

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Meadow Cottage, Great Prawls Farm – Home 5290193

  • Cottage
  • 2 bedrooms
  • sleeps 5
  •  min stay varies

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Meadow Cottage has a welcoming 'home from home' feel about it and a contemporary country style, that our guests return to year on year. Graded 4 Stars by the ETB, the cottage is comfortable and well equipped, warm, spacious and restful. 'Meadow' sleeps 5 by way of two generously proportioned bedrooms, the double has it's own wash handbasin, whilst the second bedroom easily accommodates three full size singles. Both bedrooms have a bright, spacious feel and built in wardrobes. The separate WC and main family bathroom provide two more hand basins and a bath with electric shower over.What sets Meadow apart from other properties is the huge lounge come dining area. The panoramic lounge window, takes in extensive views over the Rother Valley and beyond and complements the relaxing, generous feeling to the room. The formal dining area, with table and chairs completes the space. When you want to relax, there are a choice of sofa's or armchair, 42" Flat screen

Meadow Cottage has a welcoming 'home from home' feel about it and a contemporary country style, that our guests return to year on year. Graded 4 Stars by the ETB, the cottage is comfortable and well equipped, warm, spacious and restful. 'Meadow' sleeps 5 by way of two generously proportioned bedrooms, the double has it's own wash handbasin, whilst the second bedroom easily accommodates three full size singles. Both bedrooms have a bright, spacious feel and built in wardrobes. The separate WC and main family bathroom provide two more hand basins and a bath with electric shower over.What sets Meadow apart from other properties is the huge lounge come dining area. The panoramic lounge window, takes in extensive views over the Rother Valley and beyond and complements the relaxing, generous feeling to the room. The formal dining area, with table and chairs completes the space. When you want to relax, there are a choice of sofa's or armchair, 42" Flat screen TV with Sky Freesat, CD / Radio, DVD player and new for 2015, unlimited free WiFi. As you would expect, the cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, including gas cooker, fridge and microwave. Adjoining is a separate utility room, where you will find a washing machine, tumble dryer, deep freeze, iron and ironing board. Outside, the large fenced garden is very private and a patio area makes a lovely outdoor dining area complete with garden furniture / relaxer chairs & cushions. Peaceful fields border the cottage to the rear and you can watch the sheep quietly grazing right up to the garden fence! Adjacent parking area for two cars to the front of the property.We welcome one small / medium size dog with prior arrangement but they must be kept on a lead about the farm. Duvets and bed linen are supplied and blankets are available if required. Oil central heating, electricity and cooking gas are all included, as part of your stay. Travel Cot and Highchair available by arrangement, but please bring your own linen for this.This year we developed a series of country trails around the farm for the exclusive use of our guests and they have proved extremely popular. The walks take in some of the exceptional views but also give people the opportunity to see the local wildlife - Foxes, Badgers, Pheasants, Woodpeckers, Barn Owls and Little Owls, to name just a few. Trail safety guide available in the cottage, children under 16 to be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Location description from owner

The England region

As one guest recently wrote in our visitors book...' close to everywhere but away from it all ' The region is very diverse and has a wealth of things to see and do for all tastes & ages. There is an abundance of National Trust properties to explore, nearby gardens such as Christopher Lloyd's Great Dixter, Sissinghurst, Merriments, Pashley Manor. NT homes such as Knole, Chartwell, Bateman's, Ellen Terry and Scotney Castle are well within reach, as are the castles at Bodiam, Hastings, Dover, Canterbury Cathedral or Battle Abbey of 1066 fame.

The area is also very popular with bird watchers and wildlife enthusiasts, with the extensive bird reserves at Rye Harbour and RSPB at Dungeness. Similarly we have much to offer cyclists and walkers - an array of cycle and footpaths, including renowned Coastal paths, the 'Firehills' or upland chalk downland. The children will love a ride on the miniature steam train that runs along the coast from Hythe to Dungeness. Family attractions like the Rare Breed Centre at Woodchurch or Howletts & Port Lyme Zoos are very close by. The Smugglers Adventure Caves or the Sea Life Centre at Hastings are worth a look and both Rye and Tenterden have indoor swimming pools for the children should the weather be inclement.

Appledore Village Stores & Post Office are 5 minutes away.
Tesco and Waitrose supermarkets - Tenterden (10 minutes )
'The Ferry' Pub & Restaurant at Stone, 'The Crown' at Stone - 2 minutes !
'Miss Mollet's' Tea Room and the 'Black Lion' Pub & Restaurant also both at Appledore.
McArthur Glen Designer Outlet Center at Ashford is very popular for a day out at the shops !

Rye

Great Prawls Farm is an exceptionally pretty sheep farm, nestled into the old sea cliffs of the Isle-of-Oxney. The farm is situated between the villages of Wittersham and Stone, overlooking Romney Marsh and is designated as an 'area of outstanding natural beauty'. As anyone who has flown over Kent knows, it truly is the 'Garden of England' - a patchwork quilt of green fields and hedgerows, traditional Kentish fruit orchards, hop gardens, local vineyards and much more! Rich history and historic architecture, not to mention the wealth of flora and fauna. However, the number one thing we can offer you is an area that has a more gentle pace to it, a rural retreat, a place to get away from it all and relax.

Sited as we are, on the Kent / Sussex border, you are well placed to explore the diversity of the region. Ten minutes drive into Sussex and you can be wandering through the medieval cobbled streets of Rye, perusing the art galleries or enjoying a 'cream tea'. Ten minutes into Kent and you can enjoy Tenterden 'Jewel of the Weald', full of historic interest, antique shops, museums and an extensive choice of pubs and restaurants, not to mention the KESR Steam Railway. Combine this with the fact that we are only 20 minutes from the coast and we truly believe there is something for everyone and all tastes. The safe sandy beach at Camber sands is very popular with children and numerous other beaches at Winchelsea, St. Mary's Bay and Hastings have their own individual charm.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
    Bedroom 2: 3 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 Toilet Only

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • Patio
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

FERRIES from DOVER to the Continent are approximately a 55 min drive away. Eurotunnel TRAINS from Folkestone approx. 35 / 40 mins drive from the farm. ASHFORD INTERNATIONAL Eurostar Trains - 25 mins drive away. LONDON St.Pancras by train 37 minutes from ASHFORD INTERNATIONAL. A car is your best form of transport to use to explore, a huge wealth of attractions lie within an hours drive but most things are much closer!

Interaction with guest

As the owners of Meadow Cottage, we also live on the farm, just a few hundred meters away, perhaps a minutes walk! We have been running our self catering business for over thirty years so you are assured of our professional approach and personal supervision. If you have any problems during your stay, whether its a replacement light bulb, operating the telly or simply advice on the local area, places to eat, a day trip to London or anything else, we will always do our best to help you and make your holiday a memorable & happy one! We like to try and pop up and introduce ourselves early in your stay, to welcome you to the farm and make sure you are settled.

Policies

Check in time:15:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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House rules

Groups of young people not accepted. Please telephone or message the owner with your requirements BEFORE booking long lets or short breaks.

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About the owner

Pat Cooke G.
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100%
Calendar updated::
02 May 2017
Years listed:
2
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This Cottage has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 13 Nov 2014. Located in East Sussex, it has 24 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £495 to £750.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 02 May 2017.

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“One of the best holiday cottages we have ever stayed in.”

Reviewed 6 Nov 2016

Meadow Cottage is idyllic. The setting is all that one could wish for: quiet and secluded, with the most amazing views westwards from the lounge windows during the day, and a panoramic view of the stars at night. The cottage itself is very well equipped, with two good sized bedrooms and full accommodation for five adults. The lounge/diner is very spacious and comfortable, whilst the kitchen has all that one could need: cooker, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. The Cooke family are always helpful if there is a problem. We have stayed there several times and hope very much to return there next year.

“Another great stay !”

Reviewed 25 Aug 2016

This was our 2nd stay, with the grandparents occupying Tamworth cottage down the lane. This cottage is still excellent equipped, with a brand new kitchen and all ! A complete home from home, large garden and excellent location and views. Thans very much !

“Second Time Around...Twice As Good!!!”

Reviewed 21 Aug 2016

Stayed here again, first with friends, then our family! The bungalow certainly is home from home! Its set in beautiful surroundings which you never get tired of. highlights of our holiday were Tenterden steam railway and Sissinghurst Castle gardens.

“A recommended spot for a quiet holiday if you have a car”

Reviewed 15 Dec 2014

Have paid 2 visits. A welcoming owner, quiet, beautiful views and very comfortable accommodation. Would be interesting to visit at lambing time. .

“Beautiful secluded location in lovely region with all you need”

Reviewed 14 Dec 2014

The cottage is not of the quaint & rustic variety, but has all the room you need for a lovely family holiday. The setting is excellent with beautiful views and lots to see nearby - such a rare breeds farm, zoo, Rye, Camber Sands, steam railways etc.

“A peaceful, beautiful location and a welcoming bungalow.”

Reviewed 14 Dec 2014

I have visited this farm many times over the past twenty years. It always feels like a second home.The owners have made the bungalow a pleasure to stay in and are always available if there are any problems. The views from the farm are outstanding and there are countless historical and interesting places to visit. Why go abroad when you can go to Great Prawls Farm!

“Great holiday accommodation in peaceful surroundings”

Reviewed 12 Dec 2014

We were warmly welcomed by the owners. We had an amazing holiday, watching the sheep, birds and wildlife as well as beautiful countryside around the farm. The "welcome pack" was much appreciated. There were "trails" and public footpaths around the farm. We found the cottage clean and comfortable and well equipped. There is easy access by car to Rye, Tenterden, Great Dixter, and Sissinghurst .

“'As always a fantastic holiday in Beautiful surroundings & loads of wildlife'”

Reviewed 12 Dec 2014

The title says it all we've visited Pat, Roger and Family @ Great Prawls farm for over 10 years running now. The bunglow is always clean, tidy and well maintained and made to feel very homely in comfortable and Beautiful surroundings it is situated well to visit the many attractions in both Kent and Sussex. We've always visited the farm around the end of may so the lambs are still young and very entertaining and combined with the Foxes, Badgers, Owls, and the vast amount of other wildlife on the farm evening walks are always different and fascinating for the whole family.and a perfect way to switch off from the stresses and strains of work and normal life and to recharge the batteries and spend some quality family time together.

“Fabulous view, comfy welcoming cottage”

Reviewed 12 Dec 2014

We were in the area for a family celebration and were joined by our children and grandchildren and dog who all had a wonderful time enjoying the space and the surroundings. The cottage was clean, comfortable and well equipped. We would have no hesitation in recommending it as an ideal base whether with family or just enjoying the peace and quiet as a couple.

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