The Coach House

Orford near Woodbridge, Suffolk (Ref. 953380)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Orford 2.5 miles.

This superb detached 18th century barn conversion is situated on the owners’ arable farm, in a rural location, in the Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, close to the village of Orford and town of Woodbridge.

This delightful cottage is ideal for a family with walks from the door and plenty to see and do within reach.

With wooden flooring throughout, you enter this wonderful holiday home into a large open plan living area with a sitting area with leather sofas, Smart TV and a warming woodburning stove.

This is just the place to relax, especially on a cool evening with a warm drink in hand whilst making plans for the next day.

The kitchen is well-equipped, where you can rustle up a tasty meal, which can then be enjoyed in the dining area.

Completing the ground floor is a convenient basin and WC.

Up on the first floor are two bedrooms, a comfy super king-size double with country views and a family room with three single beds, with the flexibility of being zip/link and being a king-size double if required, with views of the farm, along with a modern bathroom.

Outside there’s a lovely front patio area, where you may wish to enjoy an alfresco breakfast before venturing out for the day, and there’s off road parking for two cars.

Close by is the fishing village of Orford, which has a 12th century castle built by Henry II, a shop, two pubs and a fish restaurant and smokehouse.

Within reach is the riverside market town of Woodbridge with independent shops, pubs and restaurants, along with a working tide mill, and the Natural Trust owned Sutton Hoo is nearby.

A charming base to stay at any time of year.


Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double with TV, 1 x family room with 3 2’6’’ singles (two zip/link, can be king-size double on request). Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.


  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric Rayburn cooker and hob, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 2 x Smart TVs with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. rent
  • Off road parking 2 cars
  • Front patio with furniture, rear lawned garden
  • BBQ on request
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.5 miles
  • Note: Sloping ceilings in bedrooms and bathroom
  • Note: Property accessed via a ¼ mile unmade track
  • Note: There is a fire escape via an external staircase accessed from the super king-size double bedroom.

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About the location


Snape Maltings 5 miles; Woodbridge 12 miles;

The attractive, unspoiled fishing village of Orford is situated on the bank of the River Ore and looked over by it's magnificent 12th century castle built by Henry II. The village is home to a hotel and restaurant, two pubs, village store, bakers and wonderful fish restaurant and smokehouse. Orford is surrounded by farm land and forest in an area known as the Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Centrally located, just 12 miles from Woodbridge to the south and Aldeburgh to the north, and just 5 miles from the famous Snape Maltings complex. The village of Orford is steeped in history. Henry II commissioned a castle to be built in the 12th century which is a must see when you visit the area. Owned and maintained by English Heritage you can enjoy this wonderful 'keep' and from the top there are breathtaking views for miles on a clear day.

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