Located in the picturesque town of Orford is the beautiful detached Town Farm House, positioned just 400 yards from the main market square. Entering the property into the spacious central reception, with ample space for shoes, coats and general belongings. Radiating off the hall is the expansive living room with dining room attached, kitchen and utility space with views across the garden with separate utility room, and also the added bonus of a ground floor cloakroom. The second floor has three bedrooms leading off of the first floor hallway with a large family bathroom. The front aspect of the house is very picturesque with 3 dormer windows and mature garden.
The property has the benefit of a beautiful private garden screened by mature hedging and trees, there is parking available on the drive way for 1 car, with additional on road parking available.
With views across the garden, this light and spacious, well-equipped kitchen with traditional tiled floor is the perfect space to test your culinary skills. With an electric oven with 6 ring induction hob with extractor fan above, separate built in Miele microwave, built in large fridge with 2 draw freezer beneath. There is a perfectly designed breakfast bar with two stools.
Adjoined to the kitchen is a small utility room with washing machine and separate tumble dryer.
This expansive living room runs the length of the house, with dual aspect windows with views of the front and the rear garden. This room has the unique feature of a raised built in open fire above a built in full length storage space. There is an L-shape sofa, separate 2 seater sofa, arm chair and coffee table, with decorative lamps to create an ambient space.
This room with large window in the garden wraps around from the living room, making it a great place to entertain. There is a solid wooden extendable table with 6 chairs. Built into the wall is an impressive wine rack with storage above.
Positioned just inside the front door is the ground floor cloakroom with tiled walls, large mirror, wash basin and WC.
The carpeted stairs lead up onto the first floor landing, leading onto the three floors and the family bathroom.
This dual aspect room has a large wooden super-king bed, with side tables and decorative lamps. There is ample storage for your belongs in the built-in floor to ceiling wardrobe. A dressing table sits beneath the window, with natural light streaming into the room.
With large window with views onto the front garden area, this room has two wooden single beds, with a side table between with lamp. There are two built in wardrobe cupboards, one with handing space and the other with shelving, perfect for storing your belongings.
This front facing bedroom has a single bed, with a chest of draws provided for storage space.
This light and airy tiled bathroom has a bath with over head shower, with a glass shower screen, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.
The property benefits from an ample sized garden, secluded by mature hedging and trees, making it a tranquil space to sit and enjoy. There will be a table and chairs provided, perfect for enjoying meals alfresco, with a door conveniently located into the kitchen. There is a side alley located from the driveway to the rear garden, a great space to store bikes and outdoor belongings.
Parking is available on the private driveway for one car, additional parking is available outside the property on the road.
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 oil-firec central heating and appliances include a TV and WiFi. The kitchen is well equipped with an electric oven, built in Miele microwave, 6 ring induction hob, integrated large fridge with 2 draw freezer beneath, integrated dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Town Farm House stands towards the northern outskirts of the village, just 400 yards from the market square. Orford has remained mostly unaffected by the 21st century.
In Pump Street is the award winning bakery where they bake lovely artisan bread using sour dough, pastries and chocolatier; it also has a cafe serving brunch and pastries and even does takeaways. Please note it is closed on Monday and Tuesday.
A visit to the historic ‘English Heritage’ Norman castle is a must, with breathtaking views of Orford from the top.
In the Market Square is The Crown and Castle hotel, the Trinity gourmet restaurant and Butley of Orford Oysterage restaurant, favoured by fresh seafood enthusiasts. Selling newspapers and magazines, is a booth in the town hall which operates on an honesty box system and there's a market in the town hall on Saturday mornings.
Out of the Market Hill towards the quay, follow the road pass the lovely St. Bartholomews church, round the corner and pass the green with its very pretty cottages. Directly opposite the car park is The Jolly Sailor serving good pub food and beer. At the quay there is a Pinney's deli where all sorts of fish, fresh or smoked and other items can be purchased.
From the quay you can enjoy a river lunch and dinner cruise on the Lady Florence, taking you up the rivers Alde and Ore whilst enjoying a good meal. Booking is essential. The boat Regardless also runs river trips, children's activity trips, fishing and bird watching and the quay is a great place to catch crabs.
To the left of the quay is Brinkley's fresh fish shed and a little further to the tea shop, where apart from sampling their cakes and pastries you can sit outside and relax by the side of the river.
All in all, Orford is a delightful place, people return here year after year enjoying everything it has to offer.
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.
Sorry, no smoking or unaccompanied teenagers.
Please note that this property is located on the main road into Orford with primary school located opposite, there may therefore be some traffic noise heard.
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
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