Situated in the grounds of the owners Grade II listed hall house which dates back to 1653, this detached cottage is elegantly furnished to a very good standard.
Ulric the Thane was Lord of the manor in early Saxon times and Whittingham Hall was often visited by Prince Edward I. At one stage the land was used for racehorse training, some gallops remain intact. Whittingham Cottage enjoys complete privacy and a very pretty cottage garden with a terrace surrounded by roses. Ideal for sitting and enjoying a pleasant summers day or evening.There are footpaths throughout the 500 acre arable farm, also a large pond with ducks. Ideal for touring the unspoilt stretches of of the Suffolk coasline’s 18 miles, with Minsmere Bird Sanctuary, Southwold and Dunwich all nearby. The Norfolk Broads and Norwich, 25 miles. Eye, Framlingham and Diss, 10 miles.The location of this property in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, makes an ideal base for exploring the delightful towns and villages that surround. Shops and pubs 11/2 miles. All on ground floor: Lounge/dining room, kitchen, 2 bedrooms – 1 double, 1 twin, shower room with toilet & basin. Services: Elec ‘woodburner’. OFCH. All fuel, power, bed linen (duvets) & towels inc. Parking for 3 cars. Video. Elec hob & oven. D/washer. F/freezer. M/wave. Washer/dryer. Large garden with patio area & furniture. BBQ. Unfenced pond, 20 yards, young children must be supervised. Shared use of owners heated swimming pool (30ft x 15ft, max depth 8ft). One pet welcome. Non smokers only. Friday to Friday bookings. Shared use of covered outdoor heated swimming pool (heated only through summer period)