Stone House, Wenhaston

  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets? YES

From £541.00 per week

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Main Features

PERIOD HOLIDAY COTTAGE IN SECLUDED RURAL LOCATION

This carefully renovated and spacious cottage with original beams and fireplaces offers a peaceful retreat along a private lane. Guests can enjoy a tranquil sunny secluded garden for a holiday or short break, just a short drive from the coast and a stroll to a traditional country pub.

Sleeps 5 I 2 King I 1 Single I 1 Family Bathroom

What our guests say

"We really enjoyed our stay at the Stone House!  We also liked the space and the garden was amazing!  It had a good amount of room.  The house was in a brilliant location because we went to lots of new places (we've been to Suffolk before) like Sizewell.  We also hired bikes for the day! It was amazing, we went to the beach nearly everyday!  Thank you"

"What a beautiful cottage - everything you could need for a perfect break - thank you, great location for exploring this lovely county"

"We have had a very peaceful stay.  We enjoyed the eggs from the Stone House chickens, the people at the Star pub a short walk away are really friendly and a great place to walk to for a drink and dinner"

"Enjoyed our stay in this lovely house.  Many thanks for the welcome supplies.  Been to Southwold many times and it is always a pleasure to visit again.  Now that we have found this little gem we would love to come and stay again.  Thank you" 

Stone House at Wenhaston

"We really enjoyed our stay at the Stone House! We also liked the space and the garden was amazing! It had a good amount of room. The house was in a brilliant location because we went to lots of new places (we've been to Suffolk before) like Sizewell. We also hired bikes for the day! It was amazing, we went to the beach nearly everyday! Thank you"

"What a beautiful cottage - everything you could need for a perfect break - thank you, great location for exploring this lovely county"

"We have had a very peaceful stay. We enjoyed the eggs from the Stone House chickens, the people at the Star pub a short walk away are really friendly and a great place to walk to for a drink and dinner"

"Enjoyed our stay in this lovely house. Many thanks for the welcome supplies. Been to Southwold many times and it is always a pleasure to visit again. Now that we have found this little gem we would love to come and stay again. Thank you"


You are welcomed through the front door of Stone House into the unique octagonal porch which leads to a wonderful labyrinth of rooms on the ground floor - left to the sitting room, right to the dining room, kitchen and delightful sunroom. Upstairs are three bright bedrooms that are full of character, promising relaxing nights and lazy mornings!

The pretty private garden at the rear of the cottage leads to the village chapel and has a gate to the lane beyond. There is a decked area with table and benches for al fresco meals or to enjoy the bird song with a good book.

Ground floor:
You are welcomed through the front door of Stone House into the unique octagonal porch which leads left to the sitting room and right to the dining room, kitchen and delightful sun room. There is a music room at the side of the living room and a utility room with WC to the rear of the kitchen. There’s hard flooring throughout the majority of the ground floor with carpet in the top section of the living room.

Kitchen/Dining Room
The bespoke handmade kitchen is equipped with a Smeg cooker with a four-ring gas hob with extractor over and double oven. The built in fridge with two drawer freezer and microwave resides at the end of the shiny handcrafted worktops which compliment the colourful mosaic tiles. Morning coffee can be enjoyed at the breakfast bar with two stools.

Stunning exposed original beams separate the kitchen from the dining area offering a very sociable cooking experience. There is a round table seating five if you enjoy dining at home, a useful sideboard containing games for all the family to enjoy and a bookcase.

Sun Room
The dining area leads through an archway to the sunroom which is a perfect place to enjoy a relaxing moment with a book on the white wicker conservatory furniture, perhaps with the double doors open on a sunny day!

Utility Room
The kitchen leads through the utility room with freestanding dishwasher and useful butler sink with a door off to the large WC with washing machine and plenty of storage space. A second door opens to the garden.

Living Room
A charming split level room filled with original period features which include a wood burner and decorative brick fireplace with a wall mounted flat screen television above. Overlooking the front of the house, the room’s furnished with two sofas and a coffee table and has an opening to the music room plus doors to the stairs and kitchen.

Music Room
Simply furnished with a pew, guitar and a piano with a stool for guests wishing to tinkle on the keys!

First Floor
Separated by a door from the living room, steep narrow stairs with handrail rise to a split level landing with doors to the two double bedrooms, a single bedroom and spacious bathroom.

Bedroom One
A bright, pretty room with king-size bed, bedside tables, a handmade cupboard and bespoke shelving unit. A wide window to the front of the cottage lets in the sunshine and the feature fireplace provides a calm and peaceful ambience.

Bedroom Two
Another well-proportioned bedroom with king-size bed, handmade corner bedside cabinets, wardrobe and useful cupboard. As with bedroom one, there is a wide window to the front and original feature fireplace.

Single Bedroom
Across the landing is a single bedroom with beams, built in wardrobe and lovely view of the neighbouring chapel through windows which have blinds as opposed to curtains.

Bathroom
A lively light bathroom with long claw foot bath, large shower cubicle, Vintage style WC, wash basin set in a vanity unit, heated towel rail and bags of light streaming in the window.

Outside
This detached self-catering house sits down a private driveway off Coles Lane, a quiet lane on the outskirts of Wenhaston, just a short walk from the pub (0.8 of a mile). There’s parking for up to three cars and the front door opens off the drive.

The spacious enclosed garden wraps around two sides of the house with a gate and railing from the drive with steps onto the patio where there are double doors to the conservatory and a bench. More steps take you up to the main garden which is partially laid to lawn with space for ball games and a raised deck furnished with a table and benches for outside dining.

Whats Included?

All prices include 100% cotton bed linen, towels, heating and electricity, plus a welcome bottle of wine, fresh eggs and home made bread to help you get your break off to a relaxing start.

This self-catering holiday cottage is equipped with central heating and appliances include a TV with FreeSat ,DVD/VCR player. The kitchen is well equipped with double electric oven with four ring gas hob and extractor fan, built in fridge with two drawer freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave.

A travel cot is available from the property owners on request at the time of booking.

This period detached holiday cottage in the village of Wenhaston is within walking distance to a well stocked village shop and ¾ mile to an award-winning traditional country pub. The Star Inn at Wenhaston, serves simple home cooked food using local ingredients such as Suffolk Red Poll Beef reared in the village, washed down with local ales. There are open fires to warm your bones in the winter, traditional bar games and a large garden with boules pitch to enjoy in the summer. There's also an excellent butchers, Bramfield Meats, just a mile away.

Wenhaston is well known for heathland walks and Stone House is located within easy reach of the market town of Halesworth which provides day to day shopping and recreational facilities. Locally you can play golf at the Halesworth Golf Club, ride at the Mells Equestrian Centre or go cycling, fishing, walking or sailing.

Within easy reach of the Heritage Coast, this detached cottage is an ideal base for those wishing to explore East Anglia, just eight miles from the coastal town of Southwold, with a sandy beach, famous pier and excellent range of shops and restaurants plus, for beer lovers, it is home to the famous Adnams Brewery.

Beautiful walks in Dunwich forest, Dunwich Heath and Minsmere bird reserve and the pretty coastal village of Walberswick are all approximately six miles away and within a 20 minute drive is Beccles, gateway to the Norfolk Broads with two large supermarkets. The attractive historic city of Norwich is also less than an hour away.

A well-behaved dog is welcome downstairs. If you wish to bring a dog it must be mentioned at the time of booking on the booking form and is subject to our conditions of booking.

Sorry, no smoking or unaccompanied teenagers.

If a low occupancy discount of 5% for 4 guests is applied, the single bedroom will not be available for use.

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

Stone House retains many period features with steep and narrow steps which may be challenging for guests with a mobility issue, however, there is a handrail all the way; there are also a number of internal steps both downstairs and upstairs. There are also low door frames. The garden’s fully enclosed so great for children and pets although it’s on many levels so young children will need to be supervised.
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