Explore the area
Located on the Maidstone to Hastings road, Cranbrook is a peaceful town with all you could ask for. The small town is surrounded by rural life and is home to several quaint villages such as Sandhurst, Sissinghurst and Swattenden.
Cranbrook is host to a full range of community facilities, including a post office, a fascinating and eclectic mix of shops, bars and restaurants, and an enormous assortment of social activities, clubs, sporting events and classes, alongside other entertainments. Cranbrook is also home to excellent educational facilities, including several Nursery schools, Primary schools, and Secondary schools to choose from.
Steeped in history, there are several medieval buildings in Cranbrook dating back to the 15th century, including the George Hotel which dates back to 1400. Over the years there have been four windmills in and around Cranbrook, of which only the Union Mill survives, the tallest and finest working smock mill in England.