Abbeys and Monasteries in Kent

Medieval monasteries are among the most evocative historic sites to visit in Britain. Here are some of the best known sites in Kent.






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British History Quiz

This cleric and scholar served as tutor to the young Princess Elizabeth, later Elizabeth I



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17 January, 1775

Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed

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This Dutch ruler ruled England jointly with his English wife



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Tenterden (Self catering)
Laurel Cottage, Tenterden

Laurel Cottage

Sitting room with dining area and wood burning stove. Small galley kitchen with breakfast bar. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Steep narrow stiars to first floor: Double bedroom. Single bedroom.
Sleeps 3

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St Margarets-at-Cliffe (Self catering)
Dappledown, St Margarets-at-Cliffe

Dappledown

This first floor apartment is in the village of St Margaret's at Cliffe in Kent and sleeps up to four people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 4

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New Romney (Hotel)
The Ship Hotel

The Ship Hotel

The Ship Hotel New Romney is a 15th century pub & hotel situated in the heart of Romney Marsh. With a large restaurant seating over 70 people a conservatory a fully heated patio garden 10 comfortable en suite bedrooms & an indoor & outdoor bar. The hotel is tastefully decorated … more >>

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Sarre (Hotel)
Crown Inn

Crown Inn

A traditional village inn set in leafy grounds with easy access to local attractions and neighbouring business parks. The Crown Inn is Grade 1 listed 15th Century building, fully restored yet still retaining many original features. Brimming with history, the inn boasts visits from scores of glamorous stars of the … more >>

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