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Stunning coach house in tranquil rural setting
The perfect spot for your four legged friend
Spacious open plan kitchen, dining and seating area overlooking the garden
Views through to the kitchen
Snug around the wood burner after a busy day exploring
Spacious kitchen and dining area
View from the kitchen through to the patio doors
Relax over an evening meal
Colourful finishing touches
A relaxed family meal
Relax in the cosy lounge
Watch the TV or read a book
Beautifully furnished bedroom with en-suite
Relax in the elegant bedroom
En-suite shower room with WC
Spacious bedroom with beamed ceiling
Elegant double bedroom
Far reaching views from the bedrooms
Eat al fresco on the terrace and enjoy the far reaching views
Steps up to the back of the property
Views down the beautiful gardens to the rear of the property
Plenty of room for children to play in the mature gardens
Looking towards the back of the property from the pagoda
Quiet spot under the pagoda to relax after a day exploring
Relax by the outside pool set in beautiful gardens
Time for a dip?
Spacious patio area around the pool
Beautifully landscapped gardens around the pool
View of the swimming pool and surrounding countryside
Surrounded by beautiful cottage gardens
Far reaching views and countryside walks
Enjoy the idyllic rural setting as the sun goes down
1 / 32  Stunning coach house in tranquil rural setting
2 / 32  The perfect spot for your four legged friend
3 / 32  Spacious open plan kitchen, dining and seating area overlooking the garden
4 / 32  Views through to the kitchen
5 / 32  Snug around the wood burner after a busy day exploring
6 / 32  Spacious kitchen and dining area
7 / 32  View from the kitchen through to the patio doors
8 / 32  Relax over an evening meal
9 / 32  Colourful finishing touches
10 / 32  A relaxed family meal
11 / 32  Relax in the cosy lounge
12 / 32  Watch the TV or read a book
13 / 32  Beautifully furnished bedroom with en-suite
14 / 32  Relax in the elegant bedroom
15 / 32  En-suite shower room with WC
16 / 32  Spacious bedroom with beamed ceiling
17 / 32  Elegant double bedroom
18 / 32  Far reaching views from the bedrooms
19 / 32  Eat al fresco on the terrace and enjoy the far reaching views
20 / 32  Steps up to the back of the property
21 / 32  Views down the beautiful gardens to the rear of the property
22 / 32  Plenty of room for children to play in the mature gardens
23 / 32  Looking towards the back of the property from the pagoda
24 / 32  Quiet spot under the pagoda to relax after a day exploring
25 / 32  Relax by the outside pool set in beautiful gardens
26 / 32  Time for a dip?
27 / 32  Spacious patio area around the pool
28 / 32  Beautifully landscapped gardens around the pool
29 / 32  View of the swimming pool and surrounding countryside
30 / 32  Surrounded by beautiful cottage gardens
31 / 32  Far reaching views and countryside walks
32 / 32  Enjoy the idyllic rural setting as the sun goes down

Lidwells Coach House

Goudhurst, Kent
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
5 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Family friendly
Swimming pool
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Fantastic holiday cottage with access to a heated outdoor swimming pool
  • Completely refurbished to offer light and airy accommodation
  • Ideal for keen walkers offering a rural location in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Close to Sissinghurst Castle and many other National Trust properties
  • The Kent and East Sussex coast is in easy reach and boasts sandy and pebbled beaches
  • Relax in front of the wood burner for cosy evenings in
Property code: 51229

This stunning converted coach house has access to an outdoor heated swimming pool and has been stylishly decorated and furnished throughout for memorable getaways with friends or family.

Situated close to the quaint Kent village of Goudhurst, which boasts independent shops, cafes and restaurants along with spectacular views across the Kent Weald, this property is perfect for foodies and walkers alike, offering local footpaths from the end of the garden making this is a great place from which to explore the surrounding countryside, and just a short drive to visit the local vineyards. The Kent and East Sussex coast is within easy reach and boasts sandy and pebbled beaches, lined with charming seaside towns and villages. Guests can also explore Tunbridge Wells with its wide range of shops and places to eat, Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens, Scotney Castle and many other National Trust and English Heritage properties this area has to offer. Families will be easily entertained with days out to Bedgebury Pinetum, Bewl Water or why not take a trip on the Kent & East Sussex Railway and enjoy a relaxing steam train ride from Tenterden  to Bodiam. London and the coastal towns are within easy access by train for a day out further afield.

Enter the property into a light and airy open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner area with fantastic panoramic views across the garden and countryside beyond. The kitchen area is equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. There is a dining table and chairs for four people and an area for relaxing in front of the wood burner which has a comfy sofa and two armchairs, perfect for enjoying the fantastic views or listening to music on the Bluetooth speaker. The separate utility room leads off from the lounge area and has a washing machine, freezer and leading off this is the downstairs WC. A hallway leads to the cosy lounge area with Smart TV/DVD, sofa and two armchairs, a great place for relaxing with the family. Stairs from the hallway lead up to the first floor where there are two bedrooms, a super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request at the time of booking), with en-suite shower room and WC and a double with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC. Both bedrooms have fabulous views to the countryside beyond.

Patio doors open from the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner and lead onto a decked area with a table, chairs and BBQ. At the end of the pretty garden there is access to the owners’ swimming pool (which can be used by arrangement with the owner from June to September). At the front of the property is off-road parking for two cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request at the time of booking) and 1 double
  • 1 en-suite bathroom, 1 en-suite shower room and 1 WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher and microwave
  • Utility room with washing machine and freezer
  • Outdoor swimming pool (which can be used by arrangement with the owner June to September)
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Shop, pub and restaurant within walking distance
  • Smart TV/DVD in the lounge, Bluetooth speaker in the lounge/kitchen/diner

This property is personally managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.8
Overall equipment
4.8
Overall comfort
4.9
Overall location
4.8

Reviewed by Tony 14th September 2019

A very comfortable property,spacious and light. A lovely kitchen, dining and relaxing area with a sofa and easy chairs. There is also a very pleasant sitting room. The beds were very comfortable. The property has a delightful garden, with two seating areas and lovely views . It is wonderfully peaceful.

Reviewed by Yvonne 7th September 2019

Lidwells Coach House is in a peaceful area of countryside surrounded by picturesque villages. It is tastefully decorated and furnished, and very comfortable with good sized rooms, and a light sitting area overlooking the garden, as well as a separate cosy sitting room. The garden was stunning and perfect for our dog as it was fully enclosed. A greaRead moret place for a quiet stay in the country. Hide

Reviewed by Annie 24th August 2019

Attractive, comfortable and well-equipped cottage with an excellent pool and lovely enclosed garden. Our dog appreciated the pet-friendly touches (bowl, bed and treats) as well as the large fields nearby.

Reviewed by Roger 6th July 2019

Lovely well presented property with great facilities and extremely beautiful fully enclosed garden, which was perfect for our little dog. Use of the owners swimming pool was an added bonus. Ideally located to explore the area which has plenty to offer all age groups.

Reviewed by Ton 27th April 2019

Very good access to public footpaths and dog walks!

Reviewed by Joanna 17th April 2019

A very well equipped and comfortable property. Two lovely en-suites, lounge and kitchen-diner. Super garden with uninterrupted views and for walkers, footpaths literally on the doorstep.

Reviewed by Janet 9th April 2019

A very well equipped cottage with stunning views and easy access to good dog walking country.

Reviewed by Dave 5th April 2019

Wonderfully warm and welcoming

Reviewed by Chris 9th March 2019

Excellent place to stay if you want to explore SE England. Easy to get to London too.

Reviewed by David 26th December 2018

We could not fault the property, and the owner was very accommodating with any information that we needed, would recommend to others and also return again.

Reviewed by Fiona 7th December 2018

This property is beautifully furnished and very comfortable; guests are assured of a warm welcome from the owners and a relaxing stay.

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Stunning coach house in tranquil rural setting
The perfect spot for your four legged friend
Spacious open plan kitchen, dining and seating area overlooking the garden
Views through to the kitchen
Snug around the wood burner after a busy day exploring
Spacious kitchen and dining area
View from the kitchen through to the patio doors
Relax over an evening meal
Colourful finishing touches
A relaxed family meal
Relax in the cosy lounge
Show 20 moreWatch the TV or read a book

Location

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