This comfortable one bedroom annexe is situated within the owners’ beautiful grounds, in the village of Barningham, in Suffolk.
This delightful cottage offers excellent accommodation over the ground floor and is ideally located for exploring Suffolk and South Norfolk; perfect for couples and solo travellers looking for a quiet place to stay but with a superb range of things to do nearby.
Entering the property from the front garden, you step into a porch area, leading into a hall where there is a large built-in cupboard that's ideal for storing walking and cycling gear.
The king-size bedroom offers ample space and storage with views over the front garden, whilst the well-equipped kitchen has access to the back garden.
The sitting room which is of a good-size has a dining area and boasts lovely views over the garden with its beautiful pond, so you can enjoy watching wildlife from your window!
During the summer months, why not relax in the garden and catch some sun or enjoy a coffee while planning your day?
The location offers excellent links to beautiful villages by car, foot or bike, where well-deserved refreshments can be enjoyed at one of the many excellent country pubs and cafes on route.
Also the property is situated on a designated cycle route.
For those who love the outdoors, Thetford Forest is nearby, a wonderful area for outdoor activities and events with a high ropes course and excellent off road cycling and walking trails.
When you want to explore further afield Bury St Edmunds is just a short drive away.
This fascinating and important market town is a must for visitors with its striking Cathedral and Abbey Gardens surrounded by a combination of medieval architecture and elegant Georgian squares lined with independent and high street shops, cafes and bars.
Make sure you pop to The Nutshell for a drink, it is claimed to be the smallest pub in Britain.
The town offers an excellent selection of events throughout the year so there is always something to entertain you.
Other attractions within reach are Bressingham Gardens and Steam Museum, Snetterton motor racing and Knettishall Heath, which is owned by the Suffolk Wildlife Trust.
With so much to do on your doorstep, we are sure that you will enjoy a memorable break away.
About the location
Diss 11.5 miles; Bury St Edmunds; 13 miles.
Barningham is a small, well-served village in the heart of the beautiful Suffolk countryside within reach of Bury St Edmunds, Diss, Stowmarket and Thetford. There is a village pub called the Royal George offering good pub food, a convenient village shop with a Post Office, a church, a hairdresser's, a village hall and a flower shop. Barningham is close to the popular market town of Diss in South Norfolk which boasts a 13th century church and wonderful, winding, narrow streets which house tucked away, little courtyards. There is also a high street where visitors can find a selection of tea rooms and small shops and there are many activities in the area to keep all visitors happy, including golf and scenic walks, offering picturesque opportunities to discover this lovely area. From Barningham there's a bus service to Bury St Edmunds and Diss with one once a week to Norwich, and although Stowmarket, Newmarket and Thetford can't be reached by bus they are easily accessible by car.
Note: No children, including infants.