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A Historic Grade II *listed mansion set in 163 acres with 4 properties to rent. - Longley House

People16
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Separate WC's2
Space 1,689 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Parking

Overview

Description

Longley House

Longley House is named after Archbishop Charles Thomas Longley (1794-1868) who was

one of six Archbishops that used Addington Palace as his grand summer residence.

With six large bedrooms, split over two levels, offering en-suite facilities and a large communal lounge it is perfect for the Bridal party the night before the wedding and is equally suited to large families and friends who require on site accommodation. The House connects to the main palace with its own dedicated parking.

As a guest here, you are welcome to use the facilities within the Country Club at rate of £25 per person per day, which gives you access to the Fitness Rooms, Changing Facilities, Sauna

and Relaxation Room.

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About the property

Addington Palace

Imagine a property set within the heart of 163 acres of undulating Surrey Countryside and nestling beside a Historic Grade II *listed mansion and you have conjured up an image.. This hidden gem is situated within the grand and exclusive Addington Palace Estate. The Palace, upon which lies the site that Henry VIII had a hunting lodge for reputed clandestine meetings with Anne Boleyn was also home to no fewer than six Archbishops of Canterbury who used this opulent retreat as their somewhat grandiose summer residence between 1805 and 1896. In more recent times the Palace now offers luxurious facilities for weddings and private events and also offers an exclusive Country Club.

Being affiliated within the Addington Palace Estate, residents are welcome to use the health and fitness facilities in this historic Palladian Mansion as well as receive concessionary rates on pamper days along with spa and beauty treatments…for more active pursuits, being set within two golf courses, you are treated to two stunning courses literally on your doorstep! Inaddition to a further six in the nearby locality.

These listed properties offer a range of accommodation from one to six double bedrooms and most with en-suite facilities and are furnished to an extremely high spec.The Lounge and Kitchen is a great area for socialising and the outside

is equally impressive with views of the surrounding countryside and a lovely terrace offering privacy and seclusion for breakfast or maybe a chilled glass of wine enjoying the late evening sun. With an abundance of restaurants a short distance away you are well and truly catered for in every sense of the word…so whether it be a mini golfing break, short let family retreat, weekday business stop-overs or a base to explore London and the surrounding area with friends and family look no further than Addington Palace…All in all a picture perfect house in the picture perfect location!

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Property Manager
Addington Palace
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
7 November, 2017

About Addington Palace

This hidden gem is situated within the grand and exclusive Addington Palace Estate. The Palace, upon which lies the site that Henry VIII had a hunting lodge for reputed clandestine meetings with Anne Boleyn was also home to no fewer than six Archbishops of Canterbury who used this opulent retreat as their somewhat grandiose summer residence between 1805 and 1896. In more recent times the Palace now offers luxurious facilities for weddings and private events and also offers an exclusive Country Club.

Why Addington Palace chose Croydon

These listed properties offer a range of accommodation from one to six double bedrooms and most with en-suite facilities and are furnished to an extremely high specification.The Lounge and Kitchen is a great area for socialising and the outside is equally impressive with views of the surrounding countryside and a lovely terrace offering privacy and seclusion for breakfast or maybe a chilled glass of wine enjoying the late evening sun. With an abundance of restaurants a short distance away you are well and truly catered for in every sense of the word…so whether it be a mini golfing break, short let family retreat, weekday business stop-overs or a base to explore London and the surrounding area with friends and family look no further than Addington Palace …All in all a picture perfect house in the picture perfect location plus free access to the Spa and Gym in the Palace.

What makes this cottage unique

Being affiliated within the Addington Palace Estate, residents are welcome to use the health and fitness facilities in this historic Palladian Mansion as well as receive concessionary rates on pamper days along with spa and beauty treatments…for more active pursuits, being set within two golf courses, you are treated to two stunning courses literally on your doorstep! Inaddition to a further six in the nearby locality.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Flexible
Jul 2014
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Gatwick Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Harvester
Nearest Golf
Addington Golf Club
Nearest Train
3.4 Miles
East Croydon
Nearest Motorway
12.7 Miles
M25
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Planet Spice
Nearest Ski
13.3 Miles
Chel-Ski London
Nearest Beach
46 Miles
Brighton
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Only 1 hour from Brighton and the South Coast and 1.5 hours from the sandy beaches of Camber Sands.

Travel:

45 minutes from Gatwick

1.5 hours from Heathrow

1 hour from Dover

Distances:

Located all within easy distance of Croydon, Beckenham, Bromley and West Wickham.

Further Details:

Imagine a property set within the heart of 163 acres of undulating Surrey Countryside and nestling beside a Historic Grade II * listed mansion and you have conjured up an image of Longley House. This hidden gem is situated within the grand and exclusive Addington Palace Estate. The Palace, upon which lies the site that Henry VIII had a hunted lodge for reputed clandestine meetings with Anne Bolyn was also home to no fewer than six Archbishops of Canterbury who used this opulent retreat as their somewhat grandiose summer residence between 1805 and 1896. In more recent times the Palace now offers luxurious facilities for weddings and private events and also offers an exclusive Country Club.

Being affiliated within the Addington Palace Estate, residents are welcome to use the health and fitness facilities in this historic Palladian Mansion as well as receive concessionary rates on pamper days along with spa and beauty treatments...for more active pursuits, being set within two golf courses, you are treated to two stunning courses literally on your doorstep! in addition to a further six in the nearby locality.

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Notes

The £500 Refundable Damage deposit is in addition to the Rental amount and will be refunded between within 14 days after your stay if your property is left in accord with our Terms & Conditions


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Croydon in London Borough of Croydon

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1689 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 16 ...
  • Max. adults: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Toilet 2 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 4 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 5 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 6 - Shower Enclosure
  • Longley House has five en-suite bathrooms with walk in showers, and a shared bathroom with a walk-in shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Downstairs Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Upper Floor - Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Downstairs Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Upper Floor - Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Plus Sofa bed
    Upper Floor - Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Plus Sofa Bed
    Downstairs Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , With en-suite bathroom
    Living Area Sofa Bed - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , King Sized Sofa Bed
  • Longley House has six modern bedrooms with side tables. 5 of the bedrooms have en suite bathrooms with walk in showers, and the sixth bedroom has a separate bathroom in the nearby corridor with a walk in shower. In the living area there is a king sized sofa bed and in two of the upper bedrooms there is a single sofa bed. The master bedroom, has a king sized luxury bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
Notes:
Outside: Large walled garden, private and secluded. Ideal for families and larger gatherings. patio with seating area and BBQ

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  • 4 of 5

Very nice, Longley house was perfect for 3 families & kids. Peaceful. I will go back

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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