Originally the Lloyds Bank building, the living and dining rooms are now an excellent space for socialising with friends and family, with double doors between the two and both with wood burners to take off the chill in the cooler months. The sunny kitchen sits at the back of the cottage, opening to the garden and the large modern bathroom is off the inner hall. A touch of class has been introduced into both of the bedrooms on the first floor, one with king size bed and the other with zip and link beds giving you the choice of double or twin beds.
Wickham Market, a bustling market town, is a great location for exploring all that the beautiful Suffolk coast and countryside has to offer. You’ll find the courtyard garden a great place to relax with a good book and there's ample parking in the long stay car park close by.
The front door opens into a porch with a bench with shoe storage; there are also doors from the living room to the road and from the kitchen to the garden. The ground floor’s surprisingly spacious for four guests with double doors between the living and dining rooms which both have wood effect floors. The kitchen/breakfast room sits at the back with door to the inner hall with carpeted stairs to the first floor and doors to the bathroom and cellar.
Sitting in the middle of Kiln Cottage, this elegant room with wood burner set in the impressive fireplace has a sturdy dining table with four leather chairs, occasional tables and a large desk with chair for those needing to do a spot of work or studying. Doors open to the porch and inner hall.
Step up into the stylish living room through wide double glazed doors. A luxurious sofa faces the original brick fireplace where the wood burner will warm you in the cooler months. There’s a deep matching armchair and wonderfully eclectic mix of furniture, including an awesome sack barrow upcycled to create a TV stand and a pig barrow now a unique coffee table. A wall of windows and double doors opening to the road allow the light to stream in with shutters to give you privacy.
This sunny south-facing room opens into the garden – great for eating outside in the summer months. Units sit on one side, housing a Rangemaster with five gas rings, a fridge with freezer compartment and a free standing microwave. At the other side is a table with four chairs, a Bosch dishwasher and a washing machine.
There’s a step and glazed door between the kitchen and the hall where carpeted stairs rise to the first-floor landing and there are doors to the bathroom and cellar.
Super large bathroom with deep bath, generous walk-in shower with rain shower plus hand shower, washbasin, WC, radiator and natural light.
Carpeted stairs rise and turn to the first floor half landing with three more stairs to the master bedroom.
This elegant bedroom with feature fireplace and dado picture rails is located at the front of the house, set back from the road with double glazed shuttered windows to ensure you can enjoy a good night's sleep. An antique brass and iron king size bed with deluxe back care mattress takes pride of place, with bedside tables, ample storage in a handsome wardrobe with both hanging and shelving, and a sofa for you to sit back and relax on with your morning coffee.
Overlooking the garden, this room is being beautifully decorated with textured wallpaper, and furnished with Victorian twin beds with firm open coil mattresses which can be zipped together to create a super king-size bed, or separated into twins to suit your needs. Storage is provided in bedside units and an A-frame mirror gives hanging space and a base for your suitcase.
You can park close to the cottage to offload then find space for your car on a road close by or in the long stay car park off the market square for approximately £1.50 per day. You’ll find the courtyard garden a great place to relax with a good book or enjoy a meal, and it's fully enclosed so children and/or dogs can play safely.
Wickham Market, a bustling market town, is an excellent location for exploring all that the beautiful Suffolk coast and countryside has to offer.
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 cottage is equipped with central heating, two wood burners and appliances include two TVs and there's Wifi. The kitchen is well equipped with a Rangemaster with five gas rings, a fridge with freezer compartment, a free standing microwave, a Bosch dishwasher and a washing machine.
A travel cot and high chair are available from the property owners on request at the time of booking.
Wickham Market provides an excellent range of shopping and local facilities including E.W Revett and Son; a quality butcher (birthplace to award-winning traditional sausages), baker, wine merchant and delicatessen; a supermarket opposite, open till 8pm on most days; a bustling open-air monthly market; and Inspirations - a treasure trove of a shop providing a wide selection of inspiring gift ideas. The adjacent village of Pettistree (just over a mile away) has a beautiful 14th Century Village Inn where you can enjoy pub classics alongside local game, with local ales.
Kiln Cottage is in an ideal location for exploring the Suffolk Heritage Coast with the picturesque coastal town of Aldeburgh just 12 miles away, popular Orford ten miles and Snape Maltings holding internationally renowned cultural events throughout the year such as the Aldeburgh Festival, just eight miles. The Estuaries of the Deben and Alde provide water sports facilities and leisure activities such as sailing, cycling, golf and walking.
Woodbridge lies some 5 miles to the south and is set on the banks of the River Deben. The county town of Ipswich lies nine miles to the south with regular train services to London Liverpool Street. Campsea Ashe (1.5 miles) also provides rail links to London Liverpool Street.
The owners are happy to allow up to THREE well-behaved dogs to stay. If you wish to bring a dog it must be mentioned at the time of booking on the booking form and is subject to our conditions of booking.
Whilst the courtyard garden is fully enclosed you are responsible for children or dogs.
The stairs are relatively steep however they’re wide and there’s a handrail to the top.
Sorry, no smoking or unaccompanied teenagers.
Once you have filled out the online booking form, you will be given the option to pay by credit or debit card, or by BACs transfer. A 25% deposit is requested at the time of your booking to secure your booking. The balance and a returnable good housekeeping deposit are due six weeks before your holiday commences. Please click here to see our full terms and conditions of booking http://www.bestofsuffolk.co.uk/terms-and-conditions