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Barnfield House - set in 2-acre gardens

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Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Hawkhurst, Kent, England
Spacious five-bedroom home in idyllic surroundings – perfect base for exploring Kent! Barnfield House is a light-filled, warm and well equipped family home on the edge of Hawkhurst village, with stunning countryside views from most rooms. Accommodation is spread over three floors, with the ground floor devoted to common living areas, five bedrooms and three bathrooms on the 1st floor, and a fourth bathroom and landing library on the 2nd floor. The generous living areas – large drawing room, sitting/TV room, study, and dining hall – are full of Asian antiques and artefacts, handsome furniture and comfy sofas. The kitchen is equipped for people who love to cook, and has a large farmhouse table for family meals overlooking the apple orchard. From the dining hall (with table for 10), bi-fold doors open onto a large deck with wisteria-covered... Read more
Listing #HL342477
About the Owner
Jenny / Philip b
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Lovely house with plenty of room for our party of 9 to have fun together and enough space to find quite time alone. Thoughtful owners with good communication throughout our booking and visit.

Thank JanetW2263
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Gorgeous house in a fantastic location! We were fortunate to have glorious weather which meant we could take full advantage of the beautiful gardens and spectacular views. There were 10 of us on our annual walking weekend and this house suited us perfectly. The house...More

Thank Genieve F
Management response:Responded 28 May 2018

Thanks for choosing Barnfield House and we hope to welcome you and your group back soon.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We booked this lovely, spacious house for our extended family to get together over Christmas. It is within walking distance of Hawkhurst village with supermarkets, pubs, shops, playground, cafes etc. The accommodation is roomy, comfortable and furnished to a high standard. We enjoyed log fires...More

Thank Mark P
Management response:Responded 23 January 2018

Thank you for this lovely review of your recent stay, Mark. We were delighted that you and your family were able to celebrate Christmas at Barnfield House – there's something so magical about a log fire and lights sparkling on the Christmas tree! Happy to...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The number of people occupying the property (including day visitors) must not exceed 10. The use of accommodation, grounds and facilities is entirely at the guests’ risk. The...
    2 Full baths
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    1 Full
    4 Twins
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 46,997 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 9,399 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We require a 50% deposit to secure the booking, with the balance to be paid 60 days prior to arrival together with a returnable security deposit of £250 a week to cover damages or any extra cleaning required.
Arrival time is from 4pm and departure is by 10am; early check-in and late check-out may be available for an extra charge.
Please enquire if you would like to book longer than 3 nights and shorter than a week!
Outside of the peak summer season, we can be flexible about the changeover day.
We expect the house to be left in the same clean and tidy condition as on arrival for the deposit to be refunded in full. Otherwise the cost of extra cleaning will be deducted from the security deposit. (But we anticipate returning the full deposit, barring any little accidents!)
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About the neighbourhood
Hawkhurst village on the Kent/Sussex border is the perfect setting for exploring the Weald of Kent. This is an area of outstanding natural beauty, with public footpaths through farms, orchards and woodland. There's a wealth of attractions in the area for wonderful family outings, including Bodiam Castle, Scotney Castle, Leeds Castle, Batemans, Go Ape at Bedgebury. Garden enthusiasts are well placed for Sissinghurst Gardens, Pashley Manor and Great Dixter. The historic towns of Cranbrook, Battle and Tunbridge Wells are a short drive away, as are the coastal towns of Rye and Hastings and the beach at Camber Sands. Outdoor activities include sailing and windsurfing at Bewl Reservoir, wakeboarding and kite surfing at Camber Sands, mountain biking and horseriding in Bedgebury, and golf ( a... more
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How to get there
Airport: London Gatwick: 55.0 km
Railway: Etchingham: 7.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 70.0 km
From London, take the train from London Charing Cross, Waterloo or London Bridge to either Staplehurst (57 minutes) or Etchingham (75 minutes), and then a taxi. If you're driving, make your way to the M25 then exit onto the A21 to Hastings. After approx 30 minutes, at the Flimwell traffic lights, turn left onto the A268. If coming from abroad, you can fly to Heathrow (70km) or Gatwick airports (55km), take the ferry from Calais to Dover (70k) or Eurostar to Ashford International (35k).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 28.0 km.
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