Stable Cottage is a beautiful romantic flint period cottage set in the heart of the Suffolk Heritage Coast. The stable dates to 1750’s and has been tastefully renovated over two floors. This traditional cottage sleeps two people in comfort and offers the perfect cosy retreat and ideal setting for couples seeking a relaxing holiday or a romantic break. This hideaway is ideal for short breaks and is perfect as a base for touring the picturesque Suffolk coastal area from the market town of Saxmundham.
A gorgeous haven for couples, it is a wonderful holiday base throughout the year, with coast, countryside, culture & food on the doorstep. Days at the beach, sailing, walking, golfing, fishing, bird-watching, relaxing galore!
This lovely Victorian stable's cottage is in the heart of Saxmundham on a quiet street, 100 yards from Saxmundham train station and 200 yards from Saxmundham high street. Stable cottage is a lovely cosy cottage, full of character and exceptionally comfortable, clean and well-equipped, including the use of unlimited Wi-Fi and super fast broadband.
Stable cottage is close to an excellent selection of shops, restaurants, characterful pubs, excellent art galleries and a museum. The cottage is also a few paces from one of the best fish and chip shop in Suffolk.
There are excellent restaurants just a couple of minutes walk away. As you step out of the cottage door there is a beautiful sunny courtyard facing a lovely church in one direction, and the high street just yards away the other way. Despite the perfect location, the cottage is delightfully peaceful.
There is also public parking just outside the cottage.
This beautiful Victorian stable, that was once fully functioning has been tastefully renovated and converted into a comfortable 1 bedroom cottage sleeping 2 people. The cottage has been re-furbished in a light but luxurious style and has been brought into the 21st century, with contemporary kitchen and bathroom and very comfy furnishings.
On the ground floor it has a lovely cosy living room and dining space with a well-equipped kitchen. There is a beautiful sunny courtyard with outside furniture too. On the first floor it has a master bedroom, which is spacious and peaceful with a solid wood frame double bed and superior quality mattress, covered with natural linen. There is also a lovely light and airy shower room with all the essentials.
Stable cottage retains its original period features throughout but is very light and airy with every modern comfort and furnished to a very high standard. We provide complimentary toiletries and essential pantry items such as coffee, tea, sugar, biscuits, salt and pepper. We also provide household essentials such as washing up liquid, cling film wrap, foil paper and cleaning products.
Property type: Cottage
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
Public parking for one or two vehicles are available outside Stable cottage in Albion Street or Chapel street. You are welcome to park your vehicle on the road opposite the black gates of Stable cottage. During the holidays parking can be limited. In that case there is a play and display car park 5 minutes walk from the cottage near the train station.
Interaction with Guests:
We live in the house adjoining the cottage so generally will be available to welcome guests. On occasions when we are away, arrangements will be made to let you have a key. We will be available by phone or by email during your stay for any questions. We want your stay to be as enjoyable as possible so please let us know at the time of booking if you have any specific requests as well as throughout your stay. Early check in or late check out available by request (additional fee applicable).
Stable cottage is just 200 yards (2 mins walk) from the High Street, where there are a number of interesting independent shops to browse around plus those catering for all essentials – including... a newsagents; a bakers – selling bread and cakes baked here in the town;a stationers – also selling a good range of postcards with local scenes; a pharmacy; a traditional butchers shop - selling locally- reared meat and hand-made sausages and pies; two bookshops – both stock a range of local maps and guide books; an old-fashioned haberdashers (with yarns galore!); two hairdressers; a traditional barber-shop; a florist; a hardware shop (which also sells sacks of logs & kindling for the fire); two banks (Barclays and HSBC – both with 24hr cashpoints); and a pet shop.
Saxmundham even has its own Museum and two small art galleries – with regular exhibitions by local artists (including some very well-known artists, such as Maggi Hambling).
Within easy reach of the A12 and serviced by local buses and trains, Saxmundham is conveniently located for days out to all places of interest in the Suffolk Heritage Coastal area and to other major attractions of East Anglia.
For an evening stroll or Sunday walk, Carlton Country Park is just 10 mins walk away. From the town, you can take a bus or taxi for the short journey into Leiston, Snape or Aldeburgh - for an evening at the cinema, theatre or a concert; or a train to the cinema in Woodbridge, or the Arts Centre in Halesworth.
Snape Maltings: 10 mins.
Aldeburgh: 15 mins.
Framlingham: 15 mins.
Southwold: 20 mins.
Walberswick: 20 mins.
Other Things to Note:
This beautiful period stable's cottage is compact in its size but full of charm and character. The main entry to Stable cottage is through its black iron gates which are exclusively for the use of Stable cottage's guests. It's a shared courtyard. Please check the photographs before booking.
Stable Cottage is our much loved family cottage which we're delighted to share with like-minded guests. We expect our guests to treat it as their own home; with care and love and most of all enjoyment!
Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at this time.
The cottage is a no smoking area.
The cottage is not suitable for children.
There are no disabled facilities.
The cottage accommodates two guests maximum.
Check-in and Check-out times are strict. Early check in or late check out available by request (additional fee applicable).
It is a residential area so consideration for those around the cottage would be appreciated.