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Uggeshall is a quiet village which is just a ten minute drive to the blue Flag Pier beach at Southwold. Other attractions nearby are Africa Alive at Kessingland, the market town of Beccles, RSPB Minsmere, Dunwich. The medieval city of Norwich with its castle cathedral cinemas restaurants and excellent shopping is 26 miles.
The Horseshoes is a charming early 1700s Suffolk cottage ten minutes drive to Southwold beach. Set in an extensive garden it has a beautifully situated meadow (alongside the property's ancient orchard) where the grass is mown to create your own private cricket pitch with pavilion included! It is surrounded by farm land with footpaths leading you on excellent walks or cycle routes. The cottage is oak beamed throughout with some low beams and doors reminiscent of Alice in Wonderland doors. The property offers ample space to suit a large family or a couple of families with plenty of room and varied spaces to spend together or have time alone. There is also a play barn with an old pub pool table, a table football and an iPod-dock speaker (or other mp3). Cricket bats and practice balls and a croquet set are provided to use in the 3 acres of garden which includes an enclosed courtyard and a front west facing garden - a perfect place to watch the sun set. Shop: 2 miles Pub: 2 miles
Sitting Room with Inglenook open fire, 32" flat screen TV (including the full use of SKY sports and movies package) DVD, free high-speed broadband.
Dining Room with table and twelve chairs, Inglenook open fire and piano
Breakfast Area with table and eight chairs
Kitchen with large gas range and hotplate with three electric ovens including grill, large fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher
Bathroom with shower cubicle, washbasin and w.c., washing machine and tumble dryer
Bedroom 1 with double bed
Bedroom 2 with bunk beds (access through bedroom 1)
Bedroom 3 with single bed
Bedroom 4 with double bed
Bedroom 5 with twin beds (access through bedroom 4)
Due to the age and character of the property some of the rooms are interconnecting 1&2, 3&5, 4&5
Study will well stocked library shelves including children's books and games with unique Californian children's desk.
Bathroom with bath, over bath shower, washbasin and w.c.
Within the grounds:
Barn Annexe Ground Floor: Sitting Area with TV/DVD, table and chairs, woodburner, Bathroom with shower cubicle, washbasin and w.c. First Floor: Bedroom1 with double bed, Bedroom 2 with double bed
Play Barn with pub pool table, dart board, music dock and games
Garden: 3 acre cottage garden. Garden furniture, barbeque, large enclosed trampoline, wc and wash basin.
Parking: Private parking for four cars
Heating: Oil central heating in main house. Woodburner and portable electric heaters in Barn Annexe. No heating provided in the play barn.
Pets: Pets welcome in barn annexe and play room but not in main cottage due to owner's allergy.
Also Provided: Towels, books and games, croquet and cricket, starter pack for open fires and woodburner.
Notes: The main house is available to book seperately for a maximum of nine people at 20% discount (excludes the barn annexe and pets in the play barn only) Parents should be aware that there is a tree house, tree swing and wooden platform for children.
For further details see
see location on Google maps. Map reference: TM 454811 Lat: 52.37293 Long: 1.60374
- Cottage sleeps up to 13
- Bath, Shower, Non-smoking unit
- Prices (per unit per week for normal occupancy)