Mortimers Barn is a converted 15thC thatched barn 2 miles from Lavenham, adjacent to which is the single-storey cottage (sleeps 2 people).
Mortimers Barn Holiday Cottage
The recently refurbished accommodation was the threshing barn’s cartlodge. It now offers 4 Star comfortable facilities furnished with an eclectic mix of antiques & modern furniture & makes a cosy retreat at any time of year or a base from which to explore. Guests are welcome to enjoy the 2 acre gardens & to use the hard tennis court or outdoor swimming pool which is heated in the summer. There are plenty of livestock to meet too: pigs, sheep, ducks and chickens (eggs from which are included in a welcome pack on arrival). The owners 4 small dogs are always pleased to meet new people. The accommodation is in a beautiful rural area close to many famous villages: Lavenham 2 miles, Long Melford 7 miles and historic Bury St Edmunds 10 miles. It is on the South Suffolk cycle route & Constable Country is close too. Further afield there is the home of horseracing at Newmarket (45 minutes by car). Cambridge or the coast are both an hour’s drive away. The friendly owners are on hand to give advice & information but discreet enough to leave you alone. Supermarket Home Delivery Services can be delivered and unpacked prior to arrival. The pond & swimming pool make the accommodation unsuitable for children, but ‘babes in arms’ are welcome and a travel cot & high chair are available. The cottage can be booked for weeks, weekends, mid-week breaks or single nights.
- Family friendly
- Dog friendly
- Swimming pool