Situated in the rural hamlet of Bradfield St. George, one and a half miles from the village of Felsham, is this grade II listed property. This wonderful little cottage dates back to 1488 and has been sympathetically restored to blend character features with modern amenities. There is a charming thatched roof, exposed beams throughout and woodburning stoves in both the dining and sitting room. In addition to the amenities of Felsham, visitors to the cottage can enjoy those of Bury St. Edmunds, which include the Theatre Royal and stunning Cathedral.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with roll-top bath with hand-held shower, basin and WC. Modern, fitted kitchen with breakfast area. Dining room with woodburner. Sitting room with double sofa bed and woodburner.
Electric heating with underfloor heating on ground floor and woodburners in dining and sitting rooms. Range cooker with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack of fuel for woodburners inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Large lawned garden with garden furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: There is a fenced pond close to this property. Note: Due to the thatched roof this property does not allow BBQs.
Home to a good local shop, a lovely village pub and a beautiful church dating back to the 15th Century, Felsham is a charming example of an East Anglian village. The surrounding settlements offer a further insight into the region's past and boast a wide selection of architectural styles. Properties of note include Ickworth House, built by the eccentric 4th Earl of Bristol, and Melford Hall, a turreted Tudor mansion once visited by Elizabeth I. Lavenham is also close by and is a pretty, medieval town which offers a number of stunning Tudor buildings and a local history museum. Bury St. Edmunds is also worth visiting and is host to a good range of pubs and restaurants as well as a choice of museums, parks and a stunning Cathedral.
Picturesque rolling Fens, unspoilt beaches, and pretty waterways â€“ East Anglia is a dream holiday destination. Norfolk offers beaches, saltmarshes and quaint villages whilst equally as charming are the coast and countryside of Suffolk.