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Exclusive Large Manor Surrounded by Stunning Grounds in the Garden of England.



Updated: 16-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 22
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 9 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the property

8 Bedroom, 9 Bathroom Luxury Manor House Just Minutes Away from Central London!

Built in 1616, the Manor is one of the most imposing buildings in Ashford. Kent is often referred to as the Garden of England, and with over three acres of landscaped gardens it is the perfect setting, you feel as though you are in the heart of the countryside. It retains many of its fascinating original Jacobean features throughout. You are surrounded by such a warm and welcoming atmosphere you’ll be able to relax and enjoy your break with great elegance and in true luxury. 9 bathrooms, 8 bedrooms, massive working inglenook fireplaces, oak beams, stone window frames yet with a modern kitchen, central heating and Wi-Fi. Stunning manicured gardens surround the property! Please note, no house parties/ hen or stag parties or fireworks are permitted.

A grand entrance with inglenook fireplace leads to; the dining room, with further fireplace and seating for 22 around 1 table; Drawing room with inglenook fireplace; a hallway that leads past the house’s ‘king pin’ – the central support for the whole manor! This hall leads back to the bar area and 2 WC’s. Also on the ground floor, another passage leads back from the entrance hall to the main staircase and large professionally equipped kitchen with utility room as well as a breakfast room and further WC. On the first floor are 6 of the individually named and styled bedrooms, all with televisions, DVD players and tea/coffee facilities; the vast Master bedroom includes en-suite with his and hers sinks, shower and bath as well as a walk-in wardrobe, there is a king size bed and a double sofa bed. The Chantry has a 4-poster double bed, walk in wardrobe and en-suite, bath/shower over, WC and Basin. The Debois is a French style interior and includes plenty of wardrobe space, en-suite with bath/shower over WC and Basin. The Lavender room has twin beds and en-suite shower room including WC and basin. This can be adjoined with The Windsor which has a king size bed and en-suite shower room including WC and basin. The Oriental includes twin beds and a luxury double sofa bed, en-suite shower room including WC and basin. Also on this level is a family bathroom with bath/shower over wc and basin. 2 Z-beds are available to sleep the maximum 22 and can be set up in many bedrooms. The second floor accommodates The Boyce and The Loft bedrooms each with king sized beds and access to their own bath/shower facilities and WC’s. Every room in the house has exquisite attention to detail and exudes class and elegance at every turn.

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About the Manager

Tim Bourne
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
16 March, 2017

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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : London Gatwick at 59 Miles Nearest Barpub : Bar in the house! or local Pub at 0.3 Miles Nearest Ferry : Dover at 22 Miles Nearest Golf : Ashford golf club at 4.5 Miles Nearest Train : Ashford International at 1.5 Miles Nearest Motorway : Junction 10 M20 Motorway at 1 Miles Nearest Restaurant : A range in Ashford at 1 Miles Nearest Beach : Camber Sands at 20 Miles Car: not necessary

The property is set in Ashford, being surrounded in such lush and pristine greenery you would think you were in the middle of the countryside. The manor is in a great position with close rail links to London in just 37 minutes as well as Eurostar to Paris, Bruxelles and more, it is also very easily accessible from junction 10 of the M20. There are very good local amenities including pubs within walking distance, a designer outlet and town centre just minutes away yet still maintaining its own country oasis within the grounds. The rest of Kent is extremely accessible with the coast just 20-30 minutes away at Hythe or Camber to the South, bordering the weald just to the West including the Royal Tunbridge Wells by car or direct train. Canterbury is also just 20 minutes by car or train with some great places to eat and awe-inspiring cathedral, further North is the sea side town of Whitstable with a great high street including the fantastic Cheese Box, oyster bars and harbour.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid Season
21 Apr 2017 - 6 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
7 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
1 Sep 2017 - 2 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Low Season
3 Nov 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
19 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
New Year
28 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0


Refundable security deposit of £500 payable to owner before arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 16-Mar-2017


Property Type

  • chateau / country house


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • town


  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 11000 sq. ft.


  • Master Ensuite - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure, His and Hers sinks
  • The Chantry En-Suite - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • The Debois En-Suite - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • The Lavender En-Suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The Windsor En-Suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The Oriental En-Suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The Boyce Private Bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • The Loft En-Suite - Toilet, Bath with Shower, En-suite WC & basin with feature bath in room
  • Family Bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower


  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • The Chantry - 1 Double Bed, Four Poster
  • The Debois - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • The Lavender - 2 Single Bed
  • The Windsor - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • The Oriental - 2 Single Bed, 1 Sofa bed/Futon, Luxury double sofa bed
  • The Boyce - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • The Loft - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • 2 cots and highchairs available.


  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture


  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome

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