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"The House at Plucks Gutter"

29 reviews | other travellers have booked this property
Cottage 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms Sleeps 4 Pets allowed Save
'The House at Plucks Gutter'
'The House at Plucks Gutter'
River Stour close by the cottage
Patio Area
Conservatory and Formal Dining Table
Farmhouse Kitchen - Dining Area
Farmhouse Kitchen - Storage
Farmhouse Kitchen - Range
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 1
Jacuzzi in Main Bathroom [Ground Floor]
Downstairs shower room
If only the trains stopped here...!
Cottage makes a great winter retreat
River in Winter
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Canterbury, Kent, England
Listing #HL539641
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 29 reviews
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

My wife and sister-in -law chose this house from the reviews printed on Trip Advisor and had two great weeks there in September. The house is beautifully located in the Thanet area of Kent, close to Canterbury and Sandwich and the coastal resorts of Ramsgate and Broadstairs. The setting beside the Stour River is spectacular. The weather was mostly kind...

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Thank you for your feedback, we hope to see you again soon, Mike and Celia


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Dover, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 for a stay in July 2015

What a wonderful cottage! We stayed here for our wedding weekend and had about 20 family members round for the Saturday afternoon and early evening to raise a glass. We had an outstanding time and all our guests were bowled over by the beauty of the cottage and it's surroundings. Mike and Celia were extremely generous and helpful and I...

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Thank you for your feedback - we hope to see you again soon. Mike and Celia


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Sugina H
Rochester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Beautiful comfortable cottage, cosy, well maintained. Very kind and helpful owners. We were welcomed with flowers and wine in the fridge. Fantastic jaccuzi. very friendly local pub. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay- Thankyou

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Thank you for your review and we look forward to hosting you again soon. Mike and Celia.


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
Not kid-friendly
Smoking allowed
Pets allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
9 Apr 2017 -
16 Jun 2017
Spring 2017
3 nights
17 Jun 2017 -
9 Sep 2017
Summer 2017
7 nights -- --
10 Sep 2017 -
15 Dec 2017
Autumn 2017
3 nights
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  • Cleaning Fee: £30 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Plucks Gutter is a small hamlet in Kent, England where the Little Stour and Great Stour rivers meet. During the Middle Ages, the two rivers met the Wantsum Channel at Stourmouth, but the combined rivers now (called the River Stour downstream from Plucks Gutter) flow onward to the sea via Sandwich to Pegwell Bay near Ramsgate, leaving Plucks Gutter some six miles in a straight line and ten by river from the English Channel.<BR><BR>Etymology<BR><BR>The hamlet is named after a Dutch Drainage Engineer called Ploeg, whose grave can be seen in All Saints Church, West Stourmouth. Ploeg being the Dutch for a plough, the hamlet almost certainly takes its origins from the Dutch Protestant tradition of draining marshland by creating a ploughed ditch. No doubt, the Dutchman was... more
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How to get there
Airport: Gatwick: 80.0 km
Railway: Minster [Kent]: 5.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 15.0 km
Stagecoach Bus #11 runs Mon-Sat until about 1800, no service Sundays or Bank Holidays from Canterbury to Broadstairs passing close by or at Canterbury East, Minster, Broadstairs stations.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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