Harfleet House Bed and Breakfast

Harfleet House, 39 Strand Street, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9DN - Tel: 01304 611173

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Harfleet House

Harfleet House

Entrance through large oak door

Harfleet House Door

Kitchen:

Kitchen

28' x 9'6" (8.5m x 3.0m). .Custom made solid oak units, granite work surfaces, Miele appliances, limestone floor, and spiral staircase to upper floor. Oak door to inner courtyard.

Galleon Dining Hall:

Galleon Dining Hall

20'1" x 15'5" (6m x 4.75m).. Galleon ship’s window reputedly from the Spanish Armada, limestone floor, very large inglenook housing a reproduction gas fire, small stair case on both sides to:

Drawing Room:

Drawing Room

19'6" x 17'1" (6m x 5.25m). 17th century wood panelling, original fireplace with marble hearth hosting a gas fire and solid oak flooring throughout.

Master Bedroom 1:

master bedroom 1

17'6" x 16'10" (5.25m x 5.0m).Original fireplace with delft tiles and painted oak floor.

En-suite Bathroom:

en suite bathroom

‘Bette’ bath, Philip Stark wash hand basin, WC, and ladder rack radiator.

Shower room:

shower room

Fully tiled, contemporary shower, Philip Stark double hand basin , WC and tiled flooring.

Staircase leading to 2nd Floor (rear)

Staircase

Galleried T.V. Lounge:

TV Lounge

26’4” x 17’4” (8m x 5.25m) dual aspect, oak floor

Grand Hall (part of original hall)

Grand hall

Connects rear of house to front of house: Painted wooden ‘harlequin’ floor, huge fireplace and vaulted beamed ceiling with king post. 25’2” x 15’10” (7.75m x 4.75m)

First Floor (front) Landing

First floor landing

Oak landing with under stairs cupboard

Bedroom 2

Bedroom 2

15’9” x 11'2" (4.75m x 3.5m) Original fireplace with reproduction gas fire, oak floor

Shower room

shower room

Full tiles, contemporary shower, Philip Stark hand basin, WC and tiled floor.

Staircase to 2nd Floor (front)

Staircase

Bedroom 3

Bedroom 3

18'11” x 12'8" (5.75m x 3.75m) overlooking inner courtyard, original fireplace with reproduction gas fire, Harlequin painted wood floor, open aspect.

Bedroom 4

Bedroom 4

15'11" x 13'7" (4.75m x 4.0m).Harlequin painted wood floor.

Inner courtyard

Inner Courtyard

Tree Ferns, Bay trees and 1776 George and Dragon tank and fountain.

Norman under croft

Norman under croft

17’6” x 14.0’ (5.25m x 4.25m) Original flint walls and ‘Caen’ limestone as in Canterbury cathedral. Brick floor

Passageway

Passageway

Leading to Summerhouse and small courtyard rear garden

Upon entry to Harfleet House you are greeted by a large luxury fitted kitchen with integrated Miele appliances, granite work surfaces and a small inglenook fitted with an AGA. A large oak door ahead draws you into the impressive dining room with a huge 'Inglenook' fireplace, Galleon ship’s window reputedly from the Spanish Armada, limestone flooring, and two staircases taking you up to a panelled sitting room and upper floors.

The first floor offers an enormous room which formed part of the original hall with a fireplace dating from 1500 and an exquisite vaulted ceiling. There are two double bedrooms, one with en-suite facility and another two bathrooms. A staircase to the second floor hosts a further two double bedrooms. Another small staircase takes you up to a huge galleried area which is currently used as a T.V. lounge with dual aspect and stunning beam arrangement.