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The Old Bank House, Margate

  • Main bedroom
    Main bedroom
    Main bedroom
    Dining Room
    Living Room - the old banking hall
    Kitchen
    Property description
    Margate
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    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    The Old Bank House, offers an ideal position in the heart of Margate's Old Town and cultural quarter, a few minutes from the beach and the Turner Gallery. In the Old Town it's easy to explore the many galleries including the Turner Contemporary, the cafes , retro and vintage shops and boutiques as well as the award winning beaches. Enjoy and explore Margate, the creative and artistic centre of Kent.

    The house offers spacious holiday accommodation with a large living room (the original banking hall with its high ceilings,) a dining room and kitchen, downstairs cloakroom and walled courtyard garden as well as its own off street parking. Upstairs are three bedrooms , a large double bedroom, a twin room and a single room and a modern bathroom. There is also a travel cot available.

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  • Amenities & details
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The house was the first bank in Margate built around 1800 with the living room the original banking hall and has retained its character with high ceilings. The pantry/store room was the bank vault. In addition to the kitchen and dining room there is a downstairs cloakroom and a walled courtyard garden and off street parking. Upstairs there are three bedrooms, a large master bedroom, a twin room and a single room.

    There is private off street parking which is important in the old town where parking is very difficult. The private walled courtyard garden offers a relaxing space to unwind.
    Listing #HL62848 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Kent International Airport, Manston: 5.0 mi
    Railway: Margate: 0.4 mi
    By Road from London, Margate is approximately 1 hour from the Dartford crossing via the M2/ A2 and A299. It is 30 minutes from the Eurotunnel Terminal at Ashford and can also be easily accessed via the Channel ports of Ramsgate and Folkestone.

    By train, the Old Bank House, Margate is a 10 minute walk from Margate railway station

    The house lies within the old town with good local train/ bus links. There is a bus stop withhin 100m of the house offering a loop service to Broadstairs, Ramsgate and the new Westwood Cross shopping centre.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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DanielCH
Lausanne
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The Old Bank House is situated in the very centre of the lively Margate old town. Many beautiful shops and cafes around. 1 Minute walk to the seafront. Spacious rooms, nice living room and kitchen. more

Jackie G
Darley Dale, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

The house had all we needed, close to great pubs and bars, cafes and restaurants the Turner gallery and beach. We liked the rough edges of the town and the vintage shops in the old town. Don't miss the Shell Grotto and Tudor House at the weekend, We hope to be back some time. Parking at the house is tight... more

Management response:

Thank you for taking time to write a review , and glad you enjoyed the house and Margate. The poorly draining sink has been sorted . Hope to see you at The Old Bank House again. more

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Andrew L
London, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 for a stay in October 2012

House is lovely' with plenty of space and very close to the beach and restaurants. Found a lovely pub for real ale too. All round great stay. Fully recommended more

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