This beautifully restored self-catering holiday cottage is chock-full of interest and charm, and has that all-important wood burning stove. There is a large open plan kitchen/dining room in a new extension; whilst the sitting room, bathroom and bedrooms are all in the period part of the cottage, dating back over 400 years. There is a twin on the ground floor, plus a king and single bedroom on the first floor. Outside, is a large garden, mostly laid to lawn, to relax in and parking for two cars.
The main entrance is a door to the rear of the property, which leads into a small hallway followed by the kitchen/dining room - where there is space to leave your outdoor coats and boots.
This large open plan kitchen/dining room has a characterful dining table made from a 400 year old front door seating five - with three chairs and a bench for two. The kitchen area has an electric hob and oven, a dishwasher, a microwave, a tall fridge freezer and a washing machine. There is an original period window that looks through from the dining table to the sitting room and double doors opening to the patio for easy outside dining.
The main feature of this room is the wood burning stove set into an inglenook fireplace. The original Suffolk brick floor and oak beamed ceiling have been kept to create an atmospheric place to relax in the evenings. The room's furnished with a wo leather sofa, a soft leather armchair, a 39” TV with BT TV and BT Sport. There is also a stereo system with DAB radio, CD player and an iPod docking station.
Kids are sure to enjoy this room with walls painted to resemble beach huts and colourful soft furnishings with twin beds, a bedside table and lamp, a dressing table with lamp, a chest of drawers and an inset wardrobe with beach hut door.
This beamed bathroom has a bath and separate shower, a hand basin, a heated towel rail, W.C. and window giving natural light.
From the sitting room is a slightly steep, angled, an original oak staircase leads to a small landing with doors to the remaining bedrooms.
This room has beautiful original wide oak floorboards and beamed sloping walls. There is a king-size bed with matching bedside tables and lamps, a walk-in wardrobe, a chest of drawers, dressing table and TV with in built DVD player.
A single bedroom with a full sized single bed featuring original oak floorboards and an oak-beamed sloping ceiling. There is a dressing table with drawers, and hanging space on the wall.
There's ample space for ball games and relaxing in the enclosed garden, primarily laid to lawn, with a patio furnished with table and six chairs, plus off-road parking for two cars.
NB: Some door thresholds are 5 ft 4.
All prices include 100% cotton bed linen, towels, heating and electricity plus a welcome bottle of wine, biscuits, crisps, milk, tea, coffee and sugar to help you get your break off to a relaxing start.
This semi-detached pet friendly holiday cottage is equipped with under-floor heating downstairs and modern electric radiators upstairs and an eco-friendly ground source heat pump. The property has BT super fast fibre service with a smart TV downstairs, additional TV with DVD player in the bedroom, a stereo system with DAB radio, CD player and iPod docking station, a built-in electric hob and oven, a tall fridge/freezer, washing machine and a microwave. The sitting room has original brick floors, the kitchen/dining room and bathroom have tiled flooring, Bedroom 1 has carpeted flooring and the entire first floor has original oak wood flooring.
A travel cot and high chair are available from the property owners on request at the time of booking.
Sorry, no smoking or unaccompanied teenagers permitted at this property.
Two well-behaved dogs are welcome on request at the time of booking, subject to our terms and conditions http://www.bestofsuffolk.co.uk/terms.asp. The garden is enclosed with a fence approx 3 foot high but we always recommend that you keep an eye on your pets so they don't escape. For the benefit of all our guests, please remove all dog waste from the garden when you leave and to prevent the cleaners from charging you, if they have to pick up the waste.
PLEASE NOTE THAT DOORWAYS IN THE PROPERTY CAN BE AS LOW AS 5'4". The Master Bedroom has sloping ceilings and walls. The shower is restricted height and the sitting room has low beams but the kitchen and ground floor bedrooms are standard ceiling height. The stairs leading to the master and single bedroom are steep.
Once you have filled out the online booking form, you will be given the option to pay by credit or debit card, or by BACs transfer. A 25% deposit is requested at the time of your booking to secure your booking. The balance and a returnable good housekeeping deposit are due six weeks before your holiday commences. Please click here to see our full terms and conditions of booking http://www.bestofsuffolk.co.uk/terms-and-conditions
All bookings are subject to our terms and conditions which you can read by clicking here.