Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Coggeshall, Essex, England

Coggeshall EssexBook a cottage in historic Coggeshall and you’ll be staying in one of Essex’s prettiest towns.  With plenty of character houses and historic timber-clad buildings, Coggeshall offers ample ‘olde worlde’ charm and is a lovely place to stay.


Facts about Cottage Breaks in Coggeshall

Although quite a small town, there are almost 200 listed buildings in Coggeshall, including historic buildings that date back to medieval times.  Coggeshall’s wealth of beautiful buildings is by virtue of the wealth generated in the town during the times of the medieval wool trade where rich merchants built fine dwellings and impressive churches.
 

Places of Interest to Visit in Coggeshall include:

  • The Church of St Peter Ad Vincula dates back to the 14th century.
     
  • Timber clad Paycockes House, is an impressive National Trust country house built by a wealthy wool merchant in the early 1500s.
     
  • Also in Coggeshall is Grange Barn, another National Trust property and one of the oldest timber-framed buildings in Europe.
     
  • The town is well served by country inns, tea shops and cafes where you can soak up the magnificent historic atmosphere and enjoy the town at a relaxed pace.

Best Places to Visit on a Cottage Holiday in Coggeshall

  • Coggeshall itself offers plenty for visitors but there are also some fantastic places to discover within an hour’s drive of this lovely town.
     
  • The historical town of Colchester with its impressive gardens, zoo, shops, cafes, restaurants and historic charm is just 10 miles from Coggeshall.
     
  • Coggeshall is also a great base for discovering scenic Constable Country.  The Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is only around 25 minutes’ drive from Coggeshall.  Visit delightful places like the town of Dedham with its cafes and quaint historic charm, as well as Flatford Mill to see first-hand the countryside that so inspired John Constable.
     
  • For tranquil countryside walks, lunch out at a country inn and a picture-perfect village feel, head to the delightful village of Finchingfield (one of Essex’s prettiest villages), which is just 15 miles from Coggeshall.
     
  • For more history, visit Hedingham Castle and Gardens just 12 miles from Coggeshall.  This fascinating castle dates back to Norman times and is set in beautiful grounds and woodlands.
 
Options in terms of places to stay in Coggeshall include historic character cottages.  You may even be able to find a Grade I or Grade II listed holiday house to rent.  Wherever you opt to stay, we hope you find the best holiday cottage for you in or near to Coggeshall on Country Cottages Online.
 

 

Featured Self catering country cottages near Coggeshall, Essex, England:

Wakes Hall Lodges, Colchester, Essex, England

1 bedroom Lodges, Colne Valley.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

High quality wooden clad holiday lodges set in the stunning Colne Valley close to the Essex/Suffolk border and Constable Country.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £743
Next availability:
from 17 October 2019 to 26 October 2019; from 27 October 2019 to 30 October 2019; from 31 October 2019 to 15 November 2019;

The Stables, Great Maplestead, Essex, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, East Anglia.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

High quality one bedroom holiday cottage with idyllic garden and a fantastic rural setting close to naturally beautiful countryside near Castle Hedingham in Essex, with a king-size bed this is an ideal property for a tranquil romantic break.

Weekly Price from: £222

The Herons, South Woodham Ferrers, Essex, England

1 bedroom House, East Anglia.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Well presented holiday cottage sleeping 2 in the pleasant town of South Woodham Ferrers, with riverside walks available near by as well as good train links in to London.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £300

Old Bakery Cottage, Dedham, Essex, England

1 bedroom Romantic Cottage, Constable Country .

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1

Charming one bedroom cottage with exposed beams and private courtyard garden, ideal for relaxing romantic breaks or small family holidays situated close to the heart of idyllic Dedham in the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and close to Constable Country.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £609

Broman's Barn, Colchester, Essex, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, East Anglia.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Part of the Grove Cottages collection, Bromans Barn is a romantic cottage for two situated on a farm close to Mersea Island’s Nature Reserve.

Weekly Price from: £399

We have no cottages within Coggeshall itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Coggeshall. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England