Mersham, pronounced ‘Merzam’ by the locals is a small, friendly village dating back to Saxon times.
I grew up on a farm in Mersham. It has a great primary school and excellent sports club and has always had a brilliant community spirit.
A village in close proximity to the historic market town of Ashford, it was previously owned by the Archbishops of Canterbury for more than 500 years.
The main street that runs through the village includes some lovely historical period buildings including the popular Royal Oak pub.
Despite being just 5 minutes away from junction 10 of the M20, Mersham has managed to retain its village feel whilst being ideally situated for commuters.
Mersham is a great place for families and for those who need easy access to Ashford, London or the Continent.
A small community in its own right, Mersham offers a good mix of family houses and a friendly, safe atmosphere. Children can walk down the hill to the primary school and can play at the playing fields or at the excellent sports club at the bottom of the village.
Mersham sports club plays host to a variety of sports clubs including the football and cricket clubs which caters for all ages run by enthusiastic members. There is also a thriving village hall where many clubs and activities are held.
In the village centre, there is a well-stocked shop as well as two very good pubs. The Royal Oak is a more traditional Kentish pub whereas The Farriers Arms is a more unique pub as it is owned and run by a large group of village stakeholders. The Farriers Arms offers very good food and a nice garden by the river with a great beer festival in the summer – one not to be missed!
Mersham Sports Club
With five thriving sections, immaculate facilities and ideal location, the growing village club is a welcome host for the young and old.Find out more
The Farriers Arms
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The Kent Cookery School
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The Royal Oak
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The Secret Garden
Hidden within the Courtyard at Mersham Le Hatch, The Secret Garden restaurant is a special secret known to locals. The unique Pudding night – held once a month, has been created for those with a […]Find out more
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