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An Idyllic Sun Trap In The Heart Of Kent - Innishfree Sleeps4 (2 bedrooms and sofabed option)

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
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Innishfree Sleeps4 (2 bedrooms and sofabed option)

Sitting/Dining/Kitchen has laminate flooring, high vaulted ceilings plus triple French doors leading directly onto the decked verandah overlooking the farmyard and adjacent buildings. There is a three-seater sofabed (may be used if a separate bed is required) armchairs and a 42' HDTV, DVD, CD player and iPod dock and a large beech dining table and six chairs for relaxed mealtimes. The galley style kitchen is very well equipped including electric oven, hob and extractor hood, microwave, larder fridge, freezer and washer/dryer

Bedroom 1 has a double bed, bedside cabinets, wardrobe and door to a lovely En-Suite Shower Room with corner shower, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c

Bedroom 2 has twin beds, bedside cabinets and hooks with padded hangers for clothes hanging

Shower Room has a fabulous double shower, heated towel rail, washbasin and w.c

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About the property


A cluster of 3 beautifully converted cottages on a working fruit farm on the edge of the lovely village of Sutton Valance which is located in the heart of Kent with excellent road and rail access to all of Kent's attractions as well as Central London and day trips to France.

The properties also offer ample off-road parking.

We offer accommodation for 2, 4, 6 or up to 10 people if you combine D'Arcy Spice and Innishfree. Access is through an adjoining door and by putting the dining tables together you can enjoy 'French Style' family meals.

Alan Lucas
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
1/3 on booking, remainder 8 weeks before arrival.

2/3 nights 75% of weekly rate
4 nights 80% of weekly rate
5 nights 85% of weekly rate
6 nights full weekly rate

Refundable damage deposit £150

Changeover Day:
Change over day is flexible Friday or Saturday depending on availability. Available from 3pm on the day of your arrival and must be vacated by 10am on the day of departure.

Notes on prices:
Please contact us regarding extra charges for pets and other special requirements.


Accommodation and facilities for Innishfree Sleeps4 (2 bedrooms and sofabed option)in Sutton Valence in Sutton Valence

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
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  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Golf ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: Formerly an apple,but now soft fruit farm D’Arcy Spice is named after a lovely old apple variety and has a wonderful big open plan area perfect for relaxing or having fun family meals.Innishfree is named after a much loved family horse and has a comfortable open plan living area.The Studio offers a cosy welcoming home with a wood stove and gas CH. The owners live in the farmhouse where they keep their gorgeous S.American horses. Being in the heart of Kent there are myriads of attractions. Few villages can boast 3 pubs and a ruined 11C castle just a short walk away. Whether you fancy golf,visiting NT properties,walks or the beach this is the perfect base. Medieval Rye,Ancient Canterbury and Rochester,Tenterden and its steam railway, Bluewater shopping complex are easy to access. Just 5 mins by car is Headcorn with its shops and restaurants and a train station just 56 minutes from Central London. From nearby Ashford Intl station or the Channel Tunnel France is less than an hour away. Outside: D'Arcy Spice and Innishfree are set on a sun trapped south facing decked verandah, with outside table,chairs and sunshade. This is partitioned into two but can be used as one large outside area. Loan of a gas barbecue can be arranged. All of the properties are positioned towards the end of a long farm drive. At the top of the farm there are beautiful panoramic views over the Weald of Kent.


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Innishfree Sleeps4 (2 bedrooms and sofabed option)
average rating of 4.5 based on 4 reviews

very pleasing property

  • 5 of 5

Our first impression was one of being very pleased , the overall look was lovely and with the added bonus of a decked area .

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Everything was great, especially the balcony/ patio for sitting with a cuppa.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Geschmackvoll und gemütliches Haus. Wir waren allerdings im Haus Sentinel.

  • 5 of 5

Das Buchen war sehr unkompliziert, Herr Alan war sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit.

Wir haben unseren Aufenthalt in der schönen Gegend und in dem schönen neuen Haus sehr genossen.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind comments.It was a pleasure to have you as our guests and to have our house so well looked after.We are pleased you had an enjoyable stay in our area.
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Leuke gezellige woning

  • 3 of 5

De woning is prima. Helaas is het meubilair wat verouderd, waardoor het niet fijn zit/ligt en piept en kraakt. Er zou wat meer kastruimte aanwezig mogen zijn.

De woning is schoon.

  • Review Submitted: 05-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
46 Miles
Gatwick - Intentional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Kings Head Pub, Sutton Valance
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Dover - to the Port of Calais France
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Weald of Kent Golf Course
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Headcorn Station links to London
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
M20 - Motorway, links to London and the coast
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Kings Head Pub
Nearest Ski
14 Miles
Chatham Dry SkiCentre
Nearest Beach
27 Miles
Camber Sands
Car: recommended


Camber Sands 27 miles

Whitstable Harbour 33 miles

Rye Harbour 25 miles

Hastings Beach 30 miles


London Gatwick about 1 hour away (by car)

London Heathrow and Stanstead about 1¼ hours (by car)

Headcorn station with mainline services to central London is 5 minutes away with a journey time of less than an hour.

Channel Tunnel and Ashford International about 30 minutes away with about 1¼ hour journey times to Lille or 2 ¼ hours to Paris.


Maidstone Town is about 7 miles

The village of Headcorn 4 miles

Sutton Valence village 0.5 miles

Train Station 4 miles

Further Details:

Holidays are precious if you have any special requirements or just need some advice that will add to your enjoyment please let us know.

The 3 properties are non smoking.

Children are welcome and cots and high chairs can be supplied.

Please advise any special needs in advance.

All bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided.

The owners are dog friendly and you maybe welcomed first by their very sociable Slovakian Rough Haired Pointer but would only want one visiting dog at a time.

Young children and pets must be supervised at all times. The verandah areas are gated.

The properties were all converted in 2013 and will be available from May except The Studio which will be available one month later.

If you visit at the right time fresh raspberries and blackberries can be guaranteed.

The properties have well stocked book cases and a good supply of games.