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Riverside Cottage (Suffolk)

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Riverside Cottage is the end terrace of a converted watermill on the banks of the River Waveney on the Norfolk/Suffolk border. Set in the heart of a conservation area, with river frontage and fishing rights, Riverside Cottage is the perfect holiday location for a secluded, romantic retreat. It also makes an ideal cycling base, situated on National Cycle Network route 30. It has a private jetty, a four person rowing boat and a small, private island accessed via a wooden bridge. Visitors to the garden include swans, deer, kingfishers, ducks and numerous other bird species. Fish include chubb, pike and perch. The river runs the full length of the garden and along the bank are bulrushes, water iris, lilies and reeds. There is a public house within walking distance, The Old Kings Head with orig...Riverside Cottage is the end terrace of a converted watermill on the banks of the River Waveney on the Norfolk/Suffolk border. Set in the heart of a conservation area, with river frontage and fishing rights, Riverside Cottage is the perfect holiday location for a secluded, romantic retreat. It also makes an ideal cycling base, situated on National Cycle Network route 30. It has a private jetty, a four person rowing boat and a small, private island accessed via a wooden bridge. Visitors to the garden include swans, deer, kingfishers, ducks and numerous other bird species. Fish include chubb, pike and perch. The river runs the full length of the garden and along the bank are bulrushes, water iris, lilies and reeds. There is a public house within walking distance, The Old Kings Head with origins dating back to the 14th century incorporates a bar and restaurant. This holiday cottage at a glance Sleeps five guests. Three bedrooms, one wet room and one bathroom. Wood burning stove. Enclosed garden with seating over looking the river. Onsite parking. Please note: no commercial vehicles. Sorry, no pets. A small baby is welcome in own moses basket. Children over nine years welcome. WiFi. Minimum of a three night stay. Additional features Stone floors and granite worktops. River frontage and fishing rights. Fishing from the river bank or from boat. (See notes) Private jetty and a four person rowing boat and a small private island accessed via a wooden bridge. Underfloor heating. Range cooker with gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer. LCD TV in the sitting room and master bedroom with Sky, DVD player. Stereo system for the TV. CD player with attachment for MP3s. Bathrobes provided. Four adult bikes are available. Barbecue. Sorry, no stag or hen parties. Attractions and nearby amenities Convenient shopping is available in the busy market town of Harleston, three miles away. The Heritage Coast is within easy reach and includes the resorts of Southwold and Felixstowe. It is ideally situated for exploring Constable and Gainsborough Country, Framlingham Castle, Bigod Castle in Bungay, the Norfolk Broads or trawling antique markets and local potteries. Pakenham boasts the only working water mill in Suffolk and Bressingham Steam Museum and Banham Zoo are 20 minutes away. Excellent local restaurants include the Fox and Goose at Fressingfield, the Swan at Hoxne, the Low House (the Kings Head) at Laxfield, the Relish at Newton Flotman and the De La Pole at Wingfield. For additional inspiration on what to do within the area, please click here.More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed 4 September 2019

This is a great place in a lovely setting. It is the end of a row of 5-6 building but very quiet and the garden is completely private. The island is described as private but this private access for the row, rather than just to...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Justin G
Reviewed 3 April 2019

We left on arrival as this place was so different to the photos and description. Be aware that the words 'secluded' and 'private' do not mean that you have privacy from others - you are viewable to both neighbours and the road. The manager explained...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank nicolasun30
Camper671729, VR Owner at Riverside Cottage (Suffolk), responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2019

: Riverside Cottage is a lovely property and in an idyllic position by the river; previous guests have always enjoyed their stay here. The neighbour was carrying out some DIY on their decking when you arrived at Riverside Cottage and as a result you chose...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Lovely setting next to the river, inside is tastefully decorated and very comfortable. We didn’t budge for our 4 day stay, it helped that the temperature was up in the 30’s though. Boat and fishing (you need to get an online licence) was great fun....More

Date of stay: June 2017
1  Thank Shintonabe
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
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