Holiday Cottage - Sleeps 2
Adjacent to Keeper's House and dating back several hundred years, Weir Cottage is located within the Castle grounds overlooking the weir pond, rich in waterfowl and wildlife. The cottage is approached along a private drive (shared with Keeper's House) and has parking for one car.
Antiques style and modern furnishings are combined to great effect in this comfortable hideaway perfect for a couple. Open plan living area downstairs combining seating, dining and cooking areas and a Kingsize bedroom above with exposed beams. Weir Cottage is also dog-friendly, making it a perfect retreat for dog lovers.
Enjoy a large private garden featuring a bridge across the weir and furnished with day bed, table and chairs, BBQ and fire pit.
Staying in any of the Leeds Castle cottages entitles you to entry to Leeds Castle and the grounds during the day, and in the evening you are free to continue exploring the grounds after it's been closed to the public. The Castle grounds provide activities such as the Knight's Stronghold play area, falconry displays, Go Ape (extra charge) and Adventure golf. Being just over five miles away is the centre of Maidstone, perfect for accessing a number of traditional pubs and restaurants for some fine food, whilst their selection of independent shops and supermarkets.
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Downstairs: Open plan living area with compact, yet well equipped shaker style kitchen with butcher's block worktops and antique pine table. Corner sofa. Door to shower room and WC.
First floor:Bedroom with kingsize handmade antique pine bed, armchair, merchant's chest and feature chandelier.
Includes free access to Leeds Castle and grounds and use of Health Club, including swimming pool, at the nearby Mercure Hotel.
Please Note: Dogs are not permitted within the grounds of Leeds Castle. Only one small dog is permitted. All terms subject to availability.
TV & DVD. Egyptian cotton bedding is supplied with a duvet on the bed. Plenty of storage heaters. Outside seating area and private garden. Welcome pack of L'Occitane toiletries and some basic supplies to start you off. Please note that the weir and pond are securely fenced and gated. When stay at Weir Cottage a fishing permit is available. The weir is well stocked with carp, tench and pike - please consult the Environmental Agency website for details of open and closed fishing seasons.
Some mobile phone networks receive poor signal quality within the cottage. The Keeper's House (sleeps 10+) can be let with this property for larger groups.
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