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Smallhythe Place
Smallhythe, Kent, England
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Smallhythe Place is a beautiful half-timbered cottage in the rural hamlet of Smallhythe, just south of Tenterden. Its one of those cottages that looks like every 'ye olde Englande' building ought to look, with flowers round the door and vines climbing every which way. It seems likely that Smallhythe Place served as the harbour master's house for the busy inland port here in the Middle Ages, and it was later the home of actress Ellen Terry. This is the small garden outside the front entrance to the house.

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