Wonderfully planned to ensure guests benefit from the sea views, the incredibly spacious open plan kitchen/living/dining room on the first floor has sea views and both north and south facing balconies. Guests are welcomed into a hall on the ground floor with corridor leading to four large bedrooms, two with large en suite bathrooms and, at the far end, a super playroom opening onto a courtyard; a wet room and utility room. Fisherman's Loft, a detached seaside holiday house just a few steps from Thorpeness beach and a short walk from the popular Meare, tearooms, pub and restaurant, has been superbly renovated to offer guests all modern comforts in a great location.
This spacious self-catering holiday house has off road parking for two cars and an enclosed garden with five bar gate.
The front door opens off the driveway into a corridor leading to the four bedrooms which are all carpeted; wet room, utility room and playroom with access to the patio and path to the sea.
A sunny south facing bedroom with twin beds and a cabinet with lamp in between, plus a chest of drawers and wardrobe.
An exceptionally large south facing room with super king bed, bedside cabinets, a dressing table with chair and additional bucket chair, plus a wardrobe.
En Suite bathroom
This super modern bathroom has a bath, walk in shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail.
With zip and link bed allowing a choice of super king or twin occupancy. There are bedside drawers, plus a chest of drawers and wardrobe,
Furnished with a king size bed, the room's furnished with bedside cabinets, a dressing table with chair, bucket chairs and large wardrobe with drawers too..
A luxurious modern bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, WC, basin and heated towel rail.
Family wet room
Close to the back door so ideal for a quick shower after a morning swim, the wet room has a double shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail.
Housing a small freezer and washing machine.
The pool table will provide hours of fun, along with a TV with Sky and combo DVD-i-pod dock, plus a stack of games and books. There's a drinks fridge in the games room and kettles to save going upstairs for teas and coffees. A door leads to the patio, giving easy access to the beach.
Carpeted stairs rise from the hallway to a small landing with a glass door opening into the wonderful open plan living area and a second door opening into the cloakroom.
With WC and wash basin.
A huge room which has been cleverly divided to make the most of time spent with family and friends. There are two carpeted sitting areas; one with three sofas and coffee tables around the feature wood burner; the other with a sofa and couple of chairs, plus a large wall mounted TV with FreeSat channels and an iPod docking station. The kitchen has a breakfast bar with a couple of bar stools, plus a central island housing; equipment includes an electric oven, gas hob with five rings, dishwasher and free standing microwave.
The dining area has folding doors opening to both balconies and has an elegant glass table with eight upholstered chairs.
Fisherman's Loft is located in the dunes between the Aldeburgh Road and the sea. An unmarked road leads to the property which is fenced and has parking for two cars through the five bar gate.
A rustic garden surrounds the house; there's a courtyard giving access to the playroom. However the best places for enjoying the sea are the two balconies on the first floor off the kitchen area, allowing guests to enjoy the sun as it moves round. The north east facing balcony is furnished with a table and eight chairs.
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 self-catering holiday home is equipped with gas fired/electric central heating. Appliances include two TVs with Sky, a DVD player and iPod docking station. The kitchen is well equipped with all new white goods, two under counter fridges plus a bar fridge in the games room. There's a free standing microwave and a dishwasher in the kitchen, plus a washing machine in the utility room.
A travel cot and high chair are available from the property owners on request at the time of booking.
Thorpeness, a charming holiday village largely designed by the Scottish playwright and barrister Glencairn Stuart Ogilvie a century ago, is just a mile and a half along the beach from Aldeburgh with it’s excellent eateries, pubs, variety of shops, art galleries and independent cinema.
Designed as an idyllic model seaside village, inspired by the writings of JM Barrie, author of Peter Pan, Thorpeness is a truly unique destination and guests are sure to enjoy Meare (local for lake) with several miles of shallow water and islands which can be explored in the summer months by rowing boat or kayak.
A number of shops and eateries, including the village shop and excellent Dolphin Inn (both walking distance from Fisherman's Loft), The Kitchen and popular Meare café are within walking distance. The iconic House in the Clouds, hovering on the skyline, the shingle beach and Country Club with tennis courts and games rooms, often available during half term holidays as well as the summer months are just a pebble’s throw away.
For the sporting visitors, there’s an award winning 18-hole golf course and the area is ideal for cycling and walking, both along the coast and inland.