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Stunning 1700's Manor nr Canterbury

SuperhostBarham, United Kingdom
Private room in house hosted by Kate
3 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 private bathroom
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11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
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95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
The oldest part of Grade 2 " listed Barham Court dates from .1400, while the current facade was built in 1723. The house and garden were renovated by famous architect Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1911, and beautiful countryside is right on your doorstep

The space
Beautiful Barham Court is a stunning well preserved example of English heritage. At the centre of the house is a large paneled dining hall with fireplace. From the entrance hall you proceed through the piano room to the grand central hallway, with wood panels and sweeping staircase. Upstairs are the living quarters with modern bathrooms and comfortable beds. Arguably, the highlight of the house is the garden and terrace , which we encourage our guests to use as much as they like. The house is in the heart of the village but with direct access to beautiful countryside.

Guest access
The guest accommodation comprises a pair of adjoining rooms witin the main house. The master bedroom with double bed is accessed via a large "dressing room", with a single bed (plus additional mattress/cot available if required) for additional guests or children). There is a comfortable seating area and large TV No extra charge for children under 3. Sole use of the large guest bathroom which is just across the corridor , . Guests may also make use of the hall, piano room, kitchen and dining facilities. Feel free to challenge us to croquet in the garden.

Other things to note
We have a selection of bicycles (some old, some new) you may use to explore the local area, plus walking and cycling maps to help you explore the countryside
The oldest part of Grade 2 " listed Barham Court dates from .1400, while the current facade was built in 1723. The house and garden were renovated by famous architect Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1911, and beautiful countryside is right on your doorstep

The space
Beautiful Barham Court is a stunning well preserved example of English heritage. At the centre of the house is a large paneled dining hall…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 single bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Breakfast
Dryer
Iron
TV
Essentials
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Barham, United Kingdom

Barham is a charming old village between Canterbury and Dover. The excellent local country pub serving great food and English ales is a 2 minute walk away. The house adjoins the local 14th Century church. The village is set in the beautiful Elham valley with lovely walking and cycling close by and there are several other excellent country pubs and restaurants in easy reach . It is an easy drive to Canterbury, Dover and to the Kent Coast We can give you lots of maps and information on things to see and do during your stay with us.
Barham is a charming old village between Canterbury and Dover. The excellent local country pub serving great food and English ales is a 2 minute walk away. The house adjoins the local 14th Century church. The…

Hosted by Kate

Joined in March 2015
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Kate and Peter: we are originally Australian but have made England our home for many years. We both love travel and meeting new people and showing them around our local area. We are keen walkers and cyclists and can give you lots of ideas . Kate's expertise on organising holidays in Europe and the UK is unrivaled.
Kate and Peter: we are originally Australian but have made England our home for many years. We both love travel and meeting new people and showing them around our local area. We ar…
During your stay
We love meeting new people, so feel free to spend as much time enjoying the surroundings at home as you please. If you'd like privacy, your rooms are your own haven with TV and internet. Occasionally we may have our grown-up children and grandchild staying, with their friendly dog, Pippin. Kate has excellent local knowledge and loves to help guests plan their excursions to get the most out of their time here
We love meeting new people, so feel free to spend as much time enjoying the surroundings at home as you please. If you'd like privacy, your rooms are your own haven with TV and int…
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House rules
Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed