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Idyllic Suffolk Country Cottage Sleeps 6(+2)
Escape to the country in style with a stay at Cocketts in the heart of tranquil and beautiful Suffolk. Picture-perfect Cocketts is a superb family-friendly country cottage set in around an acre of gardens next to unspoilt Suffolk farmlands yet just 6 miles from Stowmarket.
You can truly relax at this lovely holiday home and with high quality accommodation throughout you can enjoy being really comfortable. With little touches you'll appreciate like plenty of games for guests to enjoy including a PS3, plus a wooden playhouse with garden toys outdoors and an enclosed area of garden with lawn by the house, this charming country cottage will particularly appeal to families and those with pets.
Picture-Perfect 4 Bedroom Suffolk Cottage near Stowmarket
Cocketts is beautiful inside and out and the exposed wooden beams and stylish furnishings make this a great place to stay. The lounge with its comfy leather sofas, flat-screen TV, woodburning stove and inglenook fireplace is a great place to relax with family or friends and the kitchen is large and spacious with a dining area which comfortably seats 8. There is also a downstairs shower room with basin and loo. On the first floor are two beautiful bedrooms; the master bedroom with a king-size bed and feature fireplace and another king-size bedroom (can be made up as a twin on request) plus a family bathroom with power shower over the bath. On the second floor in the eaves is the third bedroom with twin beds and vaulted ceiling and another beautiful bedroom/playroom complete with PS3, Brio, Duplo and a choice of games plus one double futon bed and one single futon bed. The 3rd bedroom is accessed via the Playroom.
With extensive gardens, enjoy dining al fresco on the west facing patio in summer time. Outside of the enclosed garden area, on the large lawn there is plenty of room to enjoy games in summer time like football, badminton or frisbee. There is even a tree swing in the orchard which is bound to be a hit with the kids. The owners conveniently live next door to Cocketts and have an assortment of friendly animals including chickens, Nancy and Elvis the friendly and cuddly pygmy goats, and Holly and Colin the turkeys which children love to meet.
If you want to explore scenic Suffolk, Cocketts is well placed to do so. Constable Country, the Suffolk heritage coast, pretty local villages, as well as Norwich, Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds are within reach for days out.
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2015
30% deposit Balance 8 weeks before arrival
Mid-Suffolk footpath goes past the front door! Many other local footpaths. Good for cycling. Local attractions within 15 minutes drive: Stonham Barns with Birds of Prey centre, golf centre including crazy golf, fishing lakes, children's play area, teapot pottery and shopping. Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm. Cuddle the lambs in Spring, feed the hungry kune kune pigs and take a walk around the farm and along the river. Ideal for a morning or afternoon out with a young family. (One of our favourites when the children were younger). Needham Lake - a pretty lake with lots of wildfowl, good children's play area, and gravelled paths suitable for pushchairs etc. Close to small historic town of Needham Market which is full of little antique shops, and also near to Alder Carr farm - excellent farm shop, pick your own and great tea rooms/ cafe. Ice cream is to die for! Regular farmers market. www.alderrcarrfarm.co.uk Museum of East Anglian Life - great, largely, outdoor museum showing life in East Anglia in the past. It has a working watermill, Victorian school, old chapel, old smithy plus others buildings with lots of fascinating exhibits. Various events thorough out the year, and children's activities. www.eastanglianlife.org.uk Lots of little pretty towns and villages Eye, Debenham, Haughley, Diss....... A little further afield: Jimmys Farm Framlingham Castle Thetford Forest Bury St Edmunds, the town and Abbey Ickworth House Constable Country Ipswich waterfront and various museums. The beach at Felixstowe (35mins) or a little further at Aldeburgh, Walberswick, Southwold. Snape Maltings for concerts, walking and shopping. Orford for the castle and smoked fish! There is so much to do. We try to keep up to date with all local leaflets and are on hand to make suggestions too.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Stowmarket
Recommended Places to Visit: The Suffolk Heritage Coast. Cambridge. Thetford Forest. Norwich. Constable Country.
Recommended Places to Eat Out: The Crown, Stowupland The Trowel and Hammer, Cotton Four Horseshoes Thornham Magna Again there are many others and we provide more information in the cottage.
Local Sports: Several golf clubs within a short drive. Leisure centre, with swimming pool and climbing wall in Stowmarket. Fishing . Sailing and boating approx half hour drive. Go Ape high ropes activity centre 40 minutes away in Thetford Forest.
Please visit the the owner's website to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Suffolk.