Accommodation

  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let Living area
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let living area
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let bedroom
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let outside
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let oudoor chairs
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let animals

Enter through the glazed double doors into the lofty beamed sitting room. This is equipped with a small knowle sofa, two comfortable chairs, foot stool  and side table. There is a TV with Freesat, DVD player and radio ( concealed in a cupboard ) and the use of WiFi. There is no phone point. The light-proof lined curtains are made of pillow ticking, the floor is of limed pine.

The sitting room is open through the old beams to the kitchen, which is equipped with a dishwasher, induction hob, fan oven, microwave, toaster and kettle etc. A small round table and two chairs are situated in the window, looking out onto a flower border and active bird table. Tea, ground coffee, sugar, salt, pepper and olive oil are provided. Shared use of the owners' washing machine, clothes line and freezer.  

There is a modern shower room with dual flush lavatory, wash basin, long mirror and shaver point.  Both the kitchen and shower room have locally made terracotta floors.

Up the 6 alternating paddle tread stairs to a carpeted, mezzanine floor with very comfortable vi-sprung zip-lock beds, arranged and made up as a double or 2 singles by request. The duvets are a combination type. Towels are provided.

  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let living area
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let living area
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let kitchen
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let living area
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let bedroom
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let outdoors table and chairs
  • The Potting Shed Holiday Let Garden

The property is well insulated and has thermostatically controlled heating system.

There is a small table and 2 chairs outside the entrance door and use of a stone table in a bricked sitting area nearby. A short walk away through the nut platt is a private, secluded garden exclusively for the Potting Shed residents.

All the cleaning and washing is done using washing soda, vinegar, bicarb or Ecover products which are provided.

A guided tour of the Molesworth's topiary garden created over the last 30 years can be arranged.

Home made organic bread, marmalade, home grown, organic seasonal vegetables and eggs are sometimes available.

★ ★ ★ ★

4 Star Accommodation

Awarded by Visit England
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • I brought this as a valentines surprise for my girlfriend and couldn't have chosen a better locationC and G - UK February 2014
  • We had a fabulous time in The Potting Shed. So well looked after that real life was something of a shock. S and K - UK April 2014
  • We felt that we had stepped through the wardrobe door to a garden full of beauty and enchantment. A wonderful break in a beautiful home and such a garden!D and M - UK October 2014
  • Magical place to stay, beautiful gardens.F and E - UK March 2014
  • A place to revitalise both body and spirit. B and H - UK February 2014
  • It’s lovely to be back in The Potting Shed after a long break. We find it just as peaceful as before, well stocked with garden produce and local goodies, with beautiful vases of flowers, as last time.N and H - UK August 2014
  • Thank you for such a lovely place to stay. It’s like another world where things are relaxed, friendly and the rat-race is in the far distance.A and S - UK June 2014
  • A lovely and quirky place to stay. A sympathetic renovation of an old building.M and D - UK November 2014
  • Lovely to return to The Potting Shed and a warm welcome. So much to see and do in this area. Visits to Scotney Castle, Chartwell, quaint streets in Rye and a lovely walk along the white cliffs at Dover.A and P - UK June 2014

The Potting Shed Holiday let

The Green,
Benenden,
Cranbrook,
Kent,
TN17 4DL
UK

01580 240 308

thepottingshedholidaylet@gmail.com