Mallet’s Cottage Launches in Orford, Suffolk.
This detached thatched Suffolk holiday cottage, full of character and period features, is ideal for a family of four or two couples. Situated in an idyllic location in Orford, with far reaching views across the garden to the fields and estuary beyond, the town’s shops, pubs, restaurants and Orford castle are only a short stroll away.
The front door opens directly into a charming living room featuring a stone floor, brick hearth, two fireplaces, original timber posts and beams. The room flows through to the tiled dining area with French doors opening onto the spacious garden. Brace and ledge doors divide the dining room from the spacious kitchen with more stunning views of the fields. There is also a shower/utility room on the ground floor.
There is a step down from front door into the charming, double aspect, living room featuring stone floor, brick hearth and fireplace and a 2nd fireplace with mantle and tiled surround, original timber posts and beams. The room is partially divided by timber posts to create two seating areas, generously furnished with comfy sofas and arm chairs, a chaise longue, blanket chest, coffee tables, an antique corner cupboard, occasional tables and flat screen TV. Doors open from the living area to the stairs on either of the house which lead to the bedrooms; another door opens to the utility room/cloakroom.
Partially divided from the living area with period timber posts, this room is beautifully light and spacious with part conservatory roof and glass doors along the length of one wall opening onto the patio and garden beyond. There is a kitchen style table which comfortably seats six and a bookcase. There is a door to the utility/cloakroom and brace and ledger double doors opening into the kitchen. From here there is another door opening onto the shower/utility room.