Why live in Tenterden
Nestled in the heart of the Weald of Kent, Tenterden is rich in history and retains this peaceful, village-like charm having largely escaped modern development. It has an attractive, broad tree-lined high street, brimming with interesting shops that have something for everyone.
Tenterden offers two fantastic Golf courses including Tenterden Golf Course and The London Beach Golf Club with a country club hotel and spa.
Situated just outside Tenterden, offers Englands leading wine makers Chapel Down. Chapel Downs produces a world class range of sparking wines and still wines, together with award -wining range of Curious beers and ciders.
The town's compelling history is revealed at Tenterden & District Heritage Museum, where engaging displays outline our brewing heritage and a prestigious Cinque Ports past - and William Caxton, who pioneered printing in England is believed to have been born in Tenterden!
Tenterden is renound for The Kent & East Sussex Railway provides steam-powered vintage voyages through undulating Wealden landscapes en route to Bodiam Castle.
The Tenterden Leisure Centre provides endless entertainment for families including pools, slides and fountains.
There are a range of local schools including St Michaels Primary school, Tenterden Infants and Junior schools, and Homewood Secondary school.
In addition, there several popular private schools including Cranbrook School in Cranbrook and Ashford School in Great Chart and Ashford.
Tenterden offers a superb variety of pubs, café and restaurants including, The White Lion Hotel, The William Caxton Pub, family run Montalbano Italian Resturant, Ozgur Turkish Restaurant, HunneyBeez Café and Peggotty’s Tea Room, to name a few.
Mainline train services to London can be accessed from Headcorn (about 8 miles), or Ashford International (about 12 miles). Where Eurostar trains depart for the continent, as well as the high-speed service to London St Pancras (a journey of approx. 37 minutes). The property is also within a 20-minute drive to the coast and 30 minutes’ drive to Euro Tunnel.