The Cross Wing is a carefully renovated semi-detached 16th century farmhouse, which now forms two luxury holiday cottages, set within six acres of grounds - complete with newly-planted hedges, trees and livestock meadows. The property has undergone an extensive two year restoration, with the main aim being preserving it's history and integrity - including, original oak floor boards, a magnificent inglenook fireplace and exposed beams throughout.
Sleeps 2 | 1 king size bedroom | 1 bathroom
What our guests say
"The Cross Wing really has been given the ‘wow factor’. Beautifully restored and laid out in a way to make the most of the views and sheep :-) outside of the French windows to boot!"
Guests arrive into the kitchen/breakfast room, with handmade kitchen units and French doors opening onto a south-facing patio. The dual aspect sitting room has the large inglenook fireplace, complete with medieval graffiti, housing a wood burning stove. Upstairs, there is a master bedroom with a especially commissioned handmade king sized bed. This has fantastic views over the grounds and neighbouring farmland, and a magnificent bathroom with freestanding roll top bath and large walk-in shower.
The Cross Wing enjoys private gardens, which include a south facing fully paved patio, with lawns stretching down to a pond, there is also ample parking for two cars. Guests will also benefit from the use of extensive walks around the grounds.
SITTING ROOM - Dual aspect room with magnificent inglenook fireplace, housing a wood burning stove with bressumer beam above, featuring 16th Century medieval markings. Exposed beams and waxed floor boards. Original beehive bread oven, leather sofas, wing back armchair and coffee table.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - Dual aspect room offering views over the grounds and meadows beyond. Handmade kitchen units with oak work surfaces and dishwasher. Specially commissioned handmade dining table and chairs, handmade floor pamments and double doors opening to the south facing sun terrace.
BEDROOM 1 - Vaulted ceiling, king sized handmade bed, antique furniture and window offering far-reaching views over the grounds.
BATHROOM - Window offering views over neighbouring farmland. Freestanding roll top bath and walk-in shower. Low level W.C and basin. Wide oak original floor boards and exposed beams.
OUTSIDE - The property is approached over a shared drive with two other holiday cottages. The drive will take you past The Seed Store and lead you to private parking for two cars next to The Cross Wing. The private garden is partly laid to lawn and features a south facing fully paved sun terrace with garden furniture including outside table and chairs. The sun terrace enjoys stunning views over the adjoining meadows which feature a range of native hedging, trees and grazing livestock. Guests will also have access to these fields along with the other two cottages.
All prices include 100% cotton bed linen, towels, heating and electricity plus a welcome bottle of wine and nibbles to help you get your break off to a relaxing start.
This stylish self-catering cottage is equipped with gas central heating and an open fire. Appliances include a flat screen TV. In the kitchen there is a four-ring ceramic hob, a microwave and integrated appliances including: electric oven, fridge, freezer, and slim-line dishwasher.
A travel cot and high chair are available on request at the time of booking.
Sorry, no smoking or unaccompanied teenagers are permitted at this property.
Please note that the stairs at the property are steep, and the door way into the living room is very low.
A well-behaved dog is welcome downstairs. 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.
Children are welcome.
This holiday cottage is situated close to a main road and so some traffic noise can be heard. However the outside seating areas and 6 acres of meadow give you a feeling of plenty of space away from it.
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 bookinghttp://www.bestofsuffolk.co.uk/terms-and-conditions
All bookings are subject to our terms and conditions which you can read by clicking here.