Peasenhall near Dunwich, Suffolk
Feather Cottage is a former Peasenhall ale house, originally built around the 1470s and is full of the original charm and character. This delightful end-terrace cottage offers all modern amenities and is simply furnished, adding to the authenticity. There is a ground floor bathroom, fitted kitchen and lobby area, which takes you out to a rear pathway, leading to an attractive cottage garden with seating and a summerhouse, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful surroundings. The sitting room with dining area at this Peasenhall cottage enjoys an open fire, ideal for cosy winter evenings, and a steep staircase leads to the spacious attic bedroom with beams and original dormer windows. Peasenhall village offers good local amenities which include a village store with Post Office, a family butcher’s, a deli, tea rooms, a local pub serving quality food and several footpaths to enjoy the picturesque country walks available throughout the year. The surrounding area offers interesting attractions, which include National Trust properties, RSPB Minsmere and the beautiful Suffolk Heritage Coast, just a few miles away and offering lovely beaches. A truly romantic Peasenhall cottage perfect at any time of the year.
One double bedroom. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over and basin. Separate WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and open fire.
Electric heating with open fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot. Roadside parking. Private lawned garden with furniture and summerhouse. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 5 mins walk, pub 1.2 miles. Note: This property is on the main tourist route and as such some road noise can be heard. Note: This cottage has steep stairs and is not suitable for the elderly and less mobile.
At a glance
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Saxmundham 5 miles; Halesworth 6 miles; Dunwich 9 miles; Southwold 13 miles.
Sitting amid Suffolk’s gentle rolling countryside is the picturesque village of Peasenhall, bursting with pretty period houses and quaint cottages and proudly boasting quality local amenities, including a delicatessen with its own smokehouse, an excellent family butcher selling local farm produce, a village store with a post office, an interesting curio shop, tea rooms, and a public house serving fresh local produce. Within Peasenhall village you can enjoy several footpaths that lead you over open fields where you can enjoy the glorious surrounding Suffolk countryside. Peasenhall is an ideal place for those wishing to explore Suffolk by car, cycle or on foot, offering quiet rural country lanes, pretty villages and interesting market towns. The nearby beautiful Suffolk Heritage Coast is just a short drive or cycle ride from Peasenhall village, where you can explore Suffolk’s coastal delights at Aldeburgh, Walberswick, RSPB Minsmere, Dunwich and Southwold. Other local attractions include Framlingham Castle, Helingham Gardens, Sutton Hoo, Snape Maltings, Orford Castle and several antique centres all awaiting your exploration.