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The Duckhouse

Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Edenbridge, Sevenoaks District, Kent, England
The Duck House is a stunning two bedroom cottage in the charming and un-spoilt village of Cowden in Kent and is well placed for exploring the beautiful Kent and Sussex countryside or delving into local history.

If you are looking for an idyllic retreat in Rural England, that offers holiday accommodation of an extremely high standard, then The Duck House self catering cottage is for you.

The Duck House is found by meandering down a private lane and overlooks several ponds that teem with wildlife. The self catering cottage is on a quiet private lane that leads to a Manor House with large livery stables, where one can take riding lessons. The rural location is ideal for those who enjoy the outdoor life with direct access to 90 acres of woodland and an extensive network of bridle paths and walks.
Listing #HL656116
About the Owner
Biz W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2013
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful garden with large pond, ducks, geese, and squirrels. Loved the geese; they came regularly to the french doors and tapped on the glass. They followed us around whenever we were in the garden. Very cosy and attractive house. The only thing that would have...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank juneclarke07
Biz W, VR Owner at The Duckhouse, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

You are lovely June, thank you so much for your review, and what a good idea regarding Netflix. I will get onto to that straight away. by the way the naughty (geese) are in fact Muscovy Ducks! I think they think they are dogs, very...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

What a relaxing couple of days we had! I went with my mum and sister on a well needed break for all of us, and we couldn’t have asked for a better location. Not to mention the glorious weather! The duckhouse is just lovely...very clean,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Climber567063
Biz W, VR Owner at The Duckhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

It was a pleasure to see you enjoying it all, and lovely Autumnal weather, come and see us again

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Reviewed September 24, 2018

We had a very nice week at The Duckhouse. We were entertained by the Geese, Ducks, Moor Hens, Herons (fishing), the Kingfisher and Squirrels.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Parkins13
Biz W, VR Owner at The Duckhouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review, and I am glad you enjoyed your week.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 King
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  • Cleaning fee: C$86 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The Duck House, located only 45 minutes from central London, is in an area registered as being 'of outstanding natural beauty'. Many of the local gardens are regularly open to the public.

There are over 5 golf courses within a 15 minute drive, two can be found in Cowden and the famous Royal Ashdown Forest Golf Club in Forest Row.

There is sailing at Bough Beech Reservoir and horse racing at Lingfield Park.

Fishing can also be arranged at one of the many well-stocked local lakes.

There are numerous cultural attractions within a short distance ranging from Chartwell (home of Sir Winston Churchill), Hever Castle (childhood home of Anne Boleyn), Chiddingston Castle, Sissinghurst Gardens, Penshurst Place, Emmets Gardens and Knole Park.

The nearest town with shops is Edenbridge...
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Car advised
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, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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