Houses, Bungalows & Flats for Sale and to Rent in St Michael’s, Tenterden.
The Wealden village of St Michael’s is situated in the suburbs of Tenterden, on the A28 from High Halden and Bethersden. St Michael’s location is enviable and residents are fortunate to find easy access to Maidstone, Ashford and Tonbridge. However, its convenience does not deviate from the beautiful surrounding countryside that borders the village.
St Michael’s is essentially a large village, centred around a main street in which there are a local post office, convenience stores, a primary school, a secondary school and a hardware store. Residents can benefit from St Michael’s pubs, the Fat Ox and The Crown, both offering locals and visitors a selection of menus and drinks, using locally sourced produce. And, in addition to this, Silcocks Farm Shop is located just off the A28, on Shoreham Lane, set back towards rural St Michael’s.
Beyond the main street is an abundance of fields, grazing land, farmland and beautiful countryside, awaiting its appreciation by walkers, runners, cyclists and weekend picnickers who choose to base themselves within and around St Michael’s. Not to mention the array of woodland areas and rolling hills that make the ripples of the Weald. And, if fishing is something you enjoy, St Michael’s is home to The Fishery, offering trout and fly-fishing.
St Michael’s is a great base for the keen golfer: London Beach Hotel, Spa and Golf Course is on the perimeter of the village, offering afternoon cream teas to those who work and play hard. Likewise, Tenterden and Biddenden golf courses are also within easy reach.
For the families who choose St Michael’s as their home, they have a closely placed primary school, St Michael’s CEP School, a welcoming, friendly and easily accessible school, offering a rounded education and curriculum with its Activemark, Bronze Award for Modern Foreign Languages and a Healthy School Status. Not forgetting its after-school club for children whose parents choose to work.
Further along the A28 is Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre, which is an innovative and over-subscribed secondary school with a reputed name for creativity. And, for those who enjoy the theatre, Homewood School is home to the Sinden Theatre, and there are regular acts, events and groups for residents to enjoy.
St Michael’s offers residents a Wealden lifestyle with more. It is convenient for the commuter and the weekend rambler. Shopping can be within a walking distance from Tenterden where there is a Tesco and a Waitrose. As well as the amenities found in the pretty town of Tenterden.