Romantic Rural Retreat close to Kersey
Perfect for two, Wheelwrights Cottage is a lovely romantic retreat near Kersey. Set down a sleepy country lane next to the owner’s courtyard which leads on to the owner’s picturesque 16th century thatched cottage, this romantic retreat is nestled close to unspoilt Suffolk countryside and tranquil country lanes, ideal for walks and gentle cycle rides. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life for a truly relaxing idyllic break then Wheelwrights Cottage could be the ideal place to stay.
Inside this 1 Bedroom Barn Conversion
Treat the one you love with a stay in a 5 star cottage for two. Inside this beautiful barn conversion has ample character with its lounge with a vaulted beamed ceiling, comfy leather sofas and warming woodburner. The kitchen was made for easy self-catering with its Neff cooker, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. The en-suite romantic bedroom with its super-king size bed is complete with a TV so you can lie back in bed and watch the TV and the ensuite is complete with bath and shower over and WC. Free Wifi access available.
Outside is a pretty courtyard area where you can sit out and enjoy this location. Although not on a farm, the owner does keep a variety of lovely fancy ducks, bantams and guinea pigs within their grounds.
Things to See and Do on Holiday
This is an idyllic part of Suffolk next to fields and farmlands, just 1 mile from the pretty village of Kersey. For those who haven’t visited this part of Suffolk before you’re in for a real treat with lovely historic villages and towns to discover within a 20 minute drive like Lavenham with its medieval beamed buildings and tea shops, Long Melford with its welcoming country inns and Dedham with its historic appeal, tea shops and independent shops.
If you want to visit the coast, the estuary town of Ipswich is within a half hour drive and is the starting point for Thames Barge boat trips that can take you on a pleasure cruise along the River Orwell (booking in advance is essential).
For those who are in search of an active break, the nearby tranquil country lanes are also ideal for cycling and walking. The gorgeous scenery of the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is just 4 miles away and the picturesque historic National Trust’s Flatford Mill is just 12 miles away.
Sorry no smoking and no pets.
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2018
Medieval village of Lavenham with its tea rooms and country inns just 8 miles away. Dedham with its historic buildings, tea rooms and country inns just 10 miles away. Long Melford with its historic high street and welcoming eateries is only 12 miles away. The scenic Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is just a few miles away.
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Recommended Places to Visit: The National Trust's Flatford Mill Ipswich, the starting point for Thames Barge cruises along the River Orwell (cruises must be booked well in advance).
Recommended Places to Eat Out: Tea shops and country inns at Long Melford.
Local Sports: Walking and cycling down country lanes.
Please visit the Owner's website to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Suffolk.