Green Farm Barn
Shadoxhurst, Ashford, Kent
Luxurious & fabulously restored listed barn on a farm deep in the Kent Weald, easily accessible by high speed trains from London (37 minutes) and the M20. A wonderful area to walk, run, ride bicycles or visit the castles, beaches, towns and gardens of Kent - or just relax! Three super king & two triple bedrooms all with en suites; 2 spacious living areas; luxury kitchen & sauna!
Accommodation"Very peaceful stay in stunning barn conversion. Great local pub within walking distance serving cracking food and real ale!" (Steve Sept 2014)
"The barn was stunning, thoughtfully restored, beautifully decorated, very comfortable with all the mod-cons... a good configuration for a multi-family group" (Paula, party of 11, May 2013)
A high spec fabulously restored 19th Century listed barn set on a farm in the delightful Kent Weald. Together with the "Cow Shed", it forms luxury accommodation for up to 12 guests; speak to us if you want 14. Green Farm Barn provides a wonderful place for family get-togethers, two or three families holidaying together or groups of friends! We have 4 Rosettes with a Gold Award from VisitEngland.
With five super-king bedrooms, all with en suites, (all bedrooms are fab, nobody has to compromise!); there are three ground floor bedrooms, one with full wheelchair access ideal for people with disabilities. The two upstairs bedrooms have 3 x 3ft single beds with shared en suite, however this set up can be changed to super-king plus a single in each room.
There is an additional fabulous family bathroom on the ground floor too. The large vaulted open plan sitting room with log-burning stove provides an ideal space for social gatherings. There is a modern, well equipped kitchen (including a range, American fridge/freezer and two dishwashers), a dining table for 14, plus a large reception/garden room with piano and big French windows opening onto the secluded courtyard.
Green Farm set deep in the Kent Weald, is just 10 minutes from Ashford International station (with good taxi services to and from Ashford) and its high speed trains to London (St Pancras in 37 minutes) and Eurostar trains to Paris and Brussels. Just 10 minutes from both J9 and J10 of the M20. A Green Lane leads into 12,500 acres of woodland, most of it ancient, much of it within designated Local Wildlife Sites and some of it designated as SSSI. Rolling farmland spreads down to Romney Marsh and the sea. This is a wonderful area to walk, run or ride bicycles. Wildlife abounds including deer in the woods, nightingales in spring, bats and owls in the evenings.
This is a great, central base to explore this part of Kent with plenty for everyone within a short drive: Castles, Gardens, Cathedral, Market Towns and Beaches abound! Tenterden is just a 10 minute drive away and Rye is only 20; the Designer Outlet Centre in Ashford provides great shopping, The Kings head, a five minute walk, has twice won Shepherd Neame "Food Pub of the Year".
Guests have full access to Green Farm and its 50 acres of traditional meadows and ancient woodland, with a variety of our free range farm animals. We also sell our free-range chicken & duck eggs and our home grown lamb, pork and beef. We are proud to be accredited with "Produced in Kent" who recognise our commitment to the quality of locally sourced produce and services and to the attractiveness of Kent as a holiday destination.
Please visit our website (see below) for more about Green Farm, the Barn, the farm, the surrounding area and all the things that you can do during your stay with us.
We have a Farm Spa available where you can enjoy a ESPA massage and beauty therapies - please visit www.greenfarmspa.co.uk for details.
The AreaShadoxhurst is a lovely village 5 miles south of Ashford towards the cinque port market town of Tenterden. It has a wonderful pub, the King's Head, within walking distance of the Barn, which is both a pub and a restaurant - twice winning Shepherd Neame food pub of the year. The towns of Canterbury, Ashford, Wye, Rye and Tenterden are within easy reach by car. The conservation area of Shadoxhurst is a rural community with horse riding, walking and cycling in some of Kent's most beautiful countryside including the amazing ancient woodlands right outside the barn.
Known as the Garden of England, Kent is famous for growing hops and apples, though there aren't many hops anymore! Attractions in Kent include the beautiful castle of Leeds, Hever and Dover. Some fantastic beeches are accessed along the coast between Rye and Hythe. The quaint Cinque Port towns provide an enjoyable day out by the sea and the historic Dock yards at Chatham are great for old and young alike. The world famous cathedral at Canterbury and punting on the river Stour are not to be missed.
The self catering accommodation offers great accommodation for a family get together!
Rates: From £1600 - £2750 per week depending on season.
Maximum of 14 people.
Children are welcome.
Pets are welcome.
Off street parking.
Hot tub & Sauna - available when pre booking only.
4 Star Visit England with Gold Award.
Disabled facilities - Accredited for Level 1 Accessibility.
Please note that map locations may be approximate.
Some of the Amenities available are:Disabled Facilities
Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking
Open / Log / Gas Fire
More InformationVisit the accommodation owner's website.
Green Farm Barn Website
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To make a reservation or to request more information about staying at this accommodation
Call the owner, Martin Richmond-Coggan on 01233 733997 or, send an email below.