The Uk Oldest Continuously Inhabited House. Built Around 1016 - Unit 62743

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Great tangley manor photo from saxon walled garden


Last updated: 10/16/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Set in magical Victorian gardens, Great Tangley Manor nestles on the edge of the Surrey Hills. With 1000 years of history, including numerous Royal visits, where better to spend a relaxing weekend away from the pace of modern life. The perfect venue for a family celebration or a friends catch up. We also offer Great Tangley as a business and film location venue. Please call to discuss details, costs and capacities for all functions
We provide five individually styled double/twin bedrooms and two award winning dinning areas. The property is available for short term rentals on a self catering/catered basis throughout the year and includes exclusive use of our forty foot indoor heated pool 9am -5pm.

Unit 62743: England Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 77651ha

Great Tangley Manor the UK's oldest continuously inhabited house. A Grade I listed 11th Century Moated Manor house lovingly restored by Glyn and Anne Powell-Evans. The house is surrounded by beautiful Victorian gardens and is situated on the edge of the Surrey Hills. We are able to offer seclusion and tranquility within easy reach of excellent local amenities. We provide luxurious accommodation in a historic venue with modern day technology, home comforts and even an indoor heated pool. Whether it is a family get together or a board meeting please feel free to call us to discuss your requirements.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 463 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • King John: 1 king

    En Suite...moreless

  • Queen Mary: 1 king

    Beautiful Lake view...moreless

  • Alice Keppel: 1 king

    Double/Twin option...moreless

  • John Evelyn: 1 king

    Double/Twin option...moreless

  • Oriental Room: 2 twin/ single


  • Good quality folding beds: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Good quality folding beds...moreless

  • Five individually styled bedrooms, some of which have been used by King George V and VI also Queen Mary. We also offer 2 good quality folding beds, suitable for adults and children....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub

    En Suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower, bidet


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub, shower


  • Bathroom 4: toilet


  • Bathrooms two and three are shared between two bedrooms each

Other Amenities

  • Great Tangley Manor is fully equipped for self catering although catering can be provided upon request. Please call/email for details...moreless


  • Books:

    Well stocked Arts & Crafts Library...moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    A selection of traditional board games...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TV in Library and Kitchen with Sky HD full package including Sports. HDMI cable provided for laptop connection...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    16 th Century dining room with panelling from the ships of the Spanish Armada. Seating 12-16...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 16 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace:

    All sealed due to insurance regulations on Listed houses...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi Fi throughout the house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Sound system with i pod plug in, Digital Radio, and CD player. No additional sound equipment/instruments permitted unless by prior arrangement....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    for up to 15 cars...moreless

  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Guests must provide towels for swimming...moreless

  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    welcome to make online deliveries for prior to arrival. All the large Supermarkets deliver. Postcode is GU5 0PT...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large gas provided...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached


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from 45 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 1 - Dec 29, 2016
2 night min stay
New Year
Dec 30 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,220.92
  • No additional mandatory fees


Please enquire for all pricing. Standard rates are High Season June to October. Spring bank holidays/Easter stays are minimum 3 nights stay. 5 night minimum over Christmas.

Early check in and late check out available at a rate of £200 per extension

Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking

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Last updated: 10/16/2016
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30 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Percy Arms, Chilworth
40 Miles
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Cranleigh Golf + Leisure
4 Miles
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
M25 Junction 10
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Seahorse Inn, Shalford
40 Miles
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

Conveniently located just 4 miles from the Market Town of Guildford in Surrey, offering superb shopping and leisure facilities. The surrounding area has a multitude of entertainment from country sports to Historic Houses

Just 35 minutes by train, from Guildford mainline station, to central London attractions. Less than 30 miles from both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.

Other Activities: Theatre, 4 miles. Several Country Houses/Estates A wide range of Country Sports and Pastimes


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2006

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
As you arrive in the driveway of Great Tangley Manor it's impossible not to be wowed by the house and it's setting. With nearly a 1000 years of history, Great Tangley blends 10 centuries into a magical world of it's own. We welcome viewings of the house and grounds to really see what Great Tangley has to offer.

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Speaks: english

Links to more information:



  • Great tangley manor photo from saxon walled garden

    Great tangley manor photo from saxon walled garden

  • Indoor Heated Pool

    Indoor Heated Pool

  • Entrance


  • Glass box

    Glass box

  • Fully equipped self catering kitchen for up to 16

    Fully equipped self catering kitchen for up to 16

  • Library


  • Recreation room full rental only

    Recreation room full rental only

  • Oriental bedroom, full rental only

    Oriental bedroom, full rental only

  • Stairs to 1st floor bedrooms (3 bed option)

    Stairs to 1st floor bedrooms (3 bed option)

  • King John Suite Bathroom

    King John Suite Bathroom

  • Family bathroom, 1st floor

    Family bathroom, 1st floor

  • Lake


  • Aeriel shot of entire estate

    Aeriel shot of entire estate

  • Lord of the Manor

    Lord of the Manor

  • Inner courtyard

    Inner courtyard

  • Kitchen


  • Dining room with panels from the spanish armada

    Dining room with panels from the spanish armada

  • Recreation Room available with full rental

    Recreation Room available with full rental

  • John Evelyn bedroom ground floor, full rental only

    John Evelyn bedroom ground floor, full rental only

  • Bathroom 3 ground floor, full rental only

    Bathroom 3 ground floor, full rental only

  • King John Bedroom

    King John Bedroom

  • Queen mary bedroom

    Queen mary bedroom

  • Alice Keppel bedroom, 1st floor

    Alice Keppel bedroom, 1st floor

  • Tennnis court

    Tennnis court

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