Lighthouse View is a handsome Victorian self-catering Southwold holiday cottage situated in the heart of this coastal town, very close to the sea and enjoying views of the lighthouse. The house has four large bedrooms, arranged as two double bedrooms one with an en-suite shower room and two twin bedrooms, as well as a luxury family bathroom and shower room. Downstairs there is an elegant sitting room, a separate family room and to the rear of the property is a lovely light kitchen diner, where guests can enjoy preparing and eating a meal together. Outside there is a delightful courtyard where guests can enjoy a summer barbeque, or a morning breakfast. In the courtyard there are a handy range of out-buildings where you will find the washing machine and storage for beach equipment.
On entering this self-catering Southwold holiday cottage's hallway there is a door to the sitting room, which is a large, well proportioned room with a lovely bay window overlooking the street giving the room a light and airy feel. Further down the hallway is the family room, ideal for children or young adults to amuse themselves. At the rear of the house are the dining area and kitchen. Both the kitchen and family room lead into the courtyard.
On the first floor there is one king bedroom at the front of the house with delightfully bright bay windows and an en suite shower room, a twin bedroom and the main family bathroom with a separate WC room at the rear of the house.
The second floor also has one king bedroom at the front of the house with a Juliet balcony and a twin room. The second family bathroom is adjacent to the king room at the front of the house.
"Just like to say what a fantastic house Lighthouse View is – the owners have done an excellent job, everything is beautiful. I’m even going to decorate my bedroom now in the style of the room we stayed in!!"
SITTing room: Has stylish sofas and armchairs ideal for bringing the whole group together after a day at the beach - there is a also a flat screen TV with Freeview digital channels and built in DVD. The bay windows give views of the lighthouse.
FAMILY room: Complete with board games, sofas and another flat screen TV with Freeview and built in DVD, this room has French doors opening into the courtyard for easy access to the patio in the summer and allows the lovely warm of the last light of day to flood into the room.
Dining area: Has a large refectory table, with a Victorian bench and chairs - ideal for bringing the whole group together at meal times! There is a lovely large window behind the bench and plenty of cupboard space.
Kitchen:The kitchen is stylish with handmade marble worktops and high quality appliances including a Neff gas cooker, Bosch dishwasher and fridge freezer, and Dualit toaster and kettle. The area is flooded by daylight with two skylights and French doors opening into the courtyard.
Straight stairs lead to a generous landing.
Bedroom 1 (Master bedroom):The master bedroom is at the front of the house with a bay window and en-suite shower room. It is large and full of light, furnished with a double bed and wardrobe and the en-suite shower room has a spacious shower with contemporary fittings and a window to the front of the property.
Bedroom 2:The twin bedroom has an original sash window with views over the courtyard garden towards Southwold church and the countryside beyond. There are two single beds, light contemporary furnishings and a small fitted wardrobe.
BATHROOM: At the rear of the property is a separate WC and a large, luxurious family bathroom with a large sash window, a free standing roll-top bath and separate corner shower, an ideal room for a long soak in a bubble bath with a paperback!
The angled stairs to this floor leads to another generous landing.
Bedroom 3:A double bedroom at the front of the property, has small fitted wardrobe and French doors to a Juliet balcony, ideal for letting the summer breeze flood into the room.
Bedroom 4: Further down the hall way is a twin bedroom with a small fitted wardrobe and views over Southwold and the countryside beyond.
SHOWER room:Adjacent to the front bedroom is a family shower room, with a large shower, hand basin, W.C. and a window to the front of the property.
OUTSIDE: The spacious courtyard has a wooden table and chairs and benefits from a handy outbuilding, ideal for storing surfboards and beach equipment. Parking is often available in front of the property on the street and there is plenty of parking on the streets nearby.
The sandy beach is adorned with a string of colourful beach huts that lead along to Southwold Pier at one end and towards Southwold Harbour at the other end.
Southwold boasts several excellent pubs and restaurants as well as a range of independent shops and galleries. There is a pretty walk through the harbour and over a footbridge to the picture-postcard village of Walberswick, home to two good pubs (The Anchor and The Bell) and a long sandy beach.
Fresh fish can be bought from the fish huts along the harbour. Southwold is home to the Adnams Brewery and the town's excellent pubs include one of our personal favourites, The Lord Nelson where you can try a range of Adnams bitters.
All prices include 100% cotton bed linen, towels, heating and electricity plus a welcome bottle of wine and biscuits to help you get your break off to a relaxing start.
This modern terraced self-catering Southwold holiday cottage is equipped with gas central heating. Appliances include a large flat screen TV with Freeview channels, DVD/CD player, Wi-Fi broadband, iPod docking station, four-ring gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher, tall fridge-freezer, washer-dryer machine and a microwave. There is carpeted flooring throughout the house and tiled flooring in the kitchen/diner.
A travel cot and high chair are available from the property owners on request at the time of booking.
Sorry, no pets, smoking or unaccompanied teenagers.
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