Long Thatch Cottage is the quintessential English country cottage built circa 1500, and is Grade II listed with a wealth of exposed beams, two wood-burning stoves in inglenook fireplaces, and the most delightful cottage garden. Set in a quiet and peaceful location, this detached, thatched holiday property is an ideal country retreat with a charming summerhouse and two seating areas to enjoy al fresco dining. It is an ideal base for visiting the picturesque Suffolk countryside and coast, including Constable Country, Lavenham, Long Melford (for NT properties Kentwell and Long Melford Halls), Bury St Edmunds, Newmarket, Thetford Forest, the Heritage Coast and the Broads. The nearby market town of Stowmarket provides a variety of interesting shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a leisure centre and direct rail links to London and Norwich. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant 2 miles.
Beamed living room with gas woodburner in inglenook fireplace. Beamed dining room with wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace and brick floor. Beamed galley-style kitchen with TV, breakfast area, gas range (for cooking) and flagstone floor. Beamed bathroom with separate shower cubicle, shower attachment, toilet and tiled floor. Separate toilet. First floor: Two beamed double bedrooms. Single bedroom.
- Wood-burning stove - intial fuel included, thereafter available locally
- Gas woodburner - fuel included
- Gas, electricity, full gas central heating, bed linen and towels included
- Three Freeview TVs (one 42")
- iPod dock
- Gas range
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Fridge/freezer with ice maker
- Telephone-incoming calls only
- Large lawned garden with furniture
- Parking (for 2 cars)
- Welcome pack
- No smoking
- NB: Unfenced pond in garden, 20 yards
This Grade II listed holiday property is full of charm - an ideal country retreat set in a peaceful location.