Tarn House

Tarn House The South East

Escape to a fabulous home-from-home on the edge of Kent

Just 3 miles from Kent, the Garden of England, Tarn House blends urban sophistication with a quiet, leafy charm. As you enter the grand, wood-panelled hall, you are tempted to linger awhile. But keep exploring, for this is a spectacular house. Wander from the drawing room to the music room – complete with Steinway grand piano and a well-considered library – and from there to the light-filled dining room and orangery. Spill out into the half-acre garden, where happy children can play all day on the trampoline, swings and wooden climbing frame.

From the Miele appliances in the kitchen to the Sonos sound system filling the house with music, every detail has the hallmark of quality. And there’s so much to love; the American pool table and table tennis table in the games room, the gym and the cinema room, the 8-person sauna. The list is seemingly endless.

When sleep beckons, there’s space, luxury and a sprinkling of magic, whether you’re in the main house, the penthouse apartment, or the self-contained cottage, where the sumptuous Medieval Suite promises dreams of knights in shining armour rescuing damsels from castle turrets. 

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Guest Reviews

We rented Tarn House for a week over New Year's Eve and it was perfect for our family and friends. We had a few teenagers and they particularly loved the pool table and the TV room. The adults loved the kitchen, dining room and seating area with the fire. It was so comfortable and we all relaxed and enjoyed the house. The owner was really helpful when we needed a couple of questions answered and overall we would highly recommend it.

Joanna, Grand Cayman

What to expect

Tarn House

We’ve tried to think about everything to make your stay at Tarn House just perfect. In all of our big houses to rent, we provide all the essential features to cater for a large group. Here’s a list of all the practical provisions we have at the house. If there’s anything you can’t see here but need, just ask as we’ll see what we can do.

  • Luxury bed linen and fluffy towels
  • Wi-Fi
  • Dining table for 12 guests plus another for 10 which can be set up by prior arrangement
  • A modern fully-equipped kitchen with ceramic hob, two Miele ovens, two dishwashers and a Nespresso coffee machine
  • Sauna (seats 8-10)
  • Games room with American pool table, table tennis table, dartboard and bar
  • Gym
  • Cinema room with 85 inch TV
  • 6 further TVs around the house including 4 with Sky Plus
  • A grand piano plus an electric piano/organ
  • Half an acre of garden with table tennis table, trampoline, swings and climbing frame


A rare countryside feel, in a leafy part of London, just 3 miles from Kent. The lights and sounds of central London are just a 25 minute train ride away.

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