Abbot house

Abbot House is a pre-school nursery run and supported by St. Alphege Church.  We are located in Faversham Road, Seasalter, Whitstable.

We provide high quality education for the whole child, valuing each one as a unique individual.  We filter to all the local Primary Schools.

An environment of love, security and nurture is evident in our nursery.  Pastoral care, support and friendship is extended to children and families through our relationship with the local church and the wider community.

We cater for 23 Children each day and have a high ratio of highly qualified and experienced staff.

The Nursery consists of a:

  • Main Playroom
  • Creative Room
  • Kitchen
  • Snack Area
  • Garden

Opening Times

We are open 5 days a week.  Term time only.

Our opening times are:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:15 am – 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, Thursday 9:15 am – 12:15 pm

Days and sessions flexible to best suit your child.


We offer 15 hours free for all children aged 3 and over.  We also offer free places for eligible 2 year olds (subject to availability).  Fees are currently £4.50 per hour.


  • We are proud that our staff ratio is high – 5 staff to 23 children.
  • 2 members of our staff team are qualified teachers.
  • We provide high quality care for all our children.

Special Educational Needs

A local offer gives children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities and their family information about what support services will be available in their area. At Abbot House Nursery, it is our aim that all children, regardless of their specific needs, make the best possible progress at nursery. We have answered some questions which you may find useful.  For information about special educational needs, please click here Local Offer.

We have been consistently rated as good quality by OFSTED.

Our Ofsted rating is OUTSTANDING.

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