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The Bird in Hand

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This characterful Grade II listed property set in the centre of Cranbrook.
1 of 14This characterful Grade II listed property set in the centre of Cranbrook.
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Cranbrook, Kent, England
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...
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Listing #HL6332123
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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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

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

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

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

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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

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

  • Alarm Clock
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    5 Twins
    1 Bunk
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  • Damage Deposit: R 5 645 / stay - Deposit
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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