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The Bird in Hand

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
10 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Set in the centre of Cranbrook, this deceptively large three storey house has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a large lounge, open plan kitchen, spacious dining room with breakfast bar and 2 inglenook fireplaces. This charming Tudor property was built in the 16th Century since which time it has been use as an alehouse, lodging house and for 90 years it was home to the town's Cobbler and his family. The house is warm, open, light and full of character. At the rear of the property there is a fenced patio garden with two garden tables, chairs and a barbecue. There is also parking for one car. The property was newly refurbished for 2015 and has a fully fitted with a dishwasher, range cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. There is internet access with wifi, a TV an...Set in the centre of Cranbrook, this deceptively large three storey house has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a large lounge, open plan kitchen, spacious dining room with breakfast bar and 2 inglenook fireplaces. This charming Tudor property was built in the 16th Century since which time it has been use as an alehouse, lodging house and for 90 years it was home to the town's Cobbler and his family. The house is warm, open, light and full of character. At the rear of the property there is a fenced patio garden with two garden tables, chairs and a barbecue. There is also parking for one car. The property was newly refurbished for 2015 and has a fully fitted with a dishwasher, range cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. There is internet access with wifi, a TV and DVD player. There are wood burning stoves in the lounge and master bedroom to give that cosy feel, as well as gas central heating throughout and under floor heating downstairs. Bed linen and towels will be provided Downstairs Hallway, shower/toilet, lounge with inglenook, dining room, utility room First Floor Very large master double bedroom with inglenook fireplace, dressing room and en suite bathroom, family bathroom, twin room (bunk beds + truckle) Second Floor Very spacious twin bedroom, can be used as a family room if required, Smaller twin bedroom The bedrooms sleep 9 but can easily accommodate extra. The second floor large twin can be used as a family room.More
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Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Corporate Bookings
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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Reviews (4)
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in we loved this house. Myself and 8 ladies shared this house for the weekend. With its roaring fire and large dining table it made for a good weekend sharing meals round the table or chatting round the fire. We...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank hungary1
Reviewed 28 July 2018

6 of us stayed to visit the Battle of Britain sites and museums in Kent and the War and Peace show, the bird in hand was a great location for this in a nice town. The house itself is spacious, comfortable and well stocked with...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Karen R
Management response:Responded 31 July 2018

Thank you so much Neil for the fantastic review of our house, we really appreciate it. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and your trips around the area, you would be more than welcome to stay again in the future. Best wishes, Frank and Martha

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This accommodation is a converted alehouse in Cranbrook. It is wondurful for families, having plenty of bedroom space and a number of convenient bathrooms. The kitchen has top-notch appliances and is well-suited to making in-house meals. There is parking in the back and a free...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank ohlander
Management response:Responded 27 July 2018

Hi Ronald, Thank you so much for your great review and comments about our house. We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay in Cranbrook, you would be most welcome to return if you are in the UK in the future. Thank you again,...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

A family of 10 stayed for a long weekend (it was our father's 80th birthday). Accommodation was fantastic. Full of charm, very clean and everything you would need for a short break. We loved firing up the wood burner in the evenings. The house was...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank mark m
Management response:Responded 8 February 2018

Thank you so much Mark for the great review of our house, we really appreciate it. We are glad you all enjoyed your stay and you would be more than welcome to return in the future. Best wishes Frank and Martha

About the Owner
Frank & Martha B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2015
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