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Shearers Cottage

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Shearers Cottage, a converted Sheep Shearing shed, with accommodation all on one level.
Shearers Cottage
1 of 22Shearers Cottage, a converted Sheep Shearing shed, with accommodation all on one level.
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Overview
2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
4 guests
Minimum stay varies
Holiday Rental House
The exterior of the cottage is wooden clad in traditional Suffolk style and guests will be greeted with the large tri-fold patio doors to the front. Designated parking and a secure patio and garden allows guests to sit in comfort and enjoy the surroundings. Shearers Cottage includes an enclosed private garden which is fenced to secure any little ones. Garden furniture and bbq is included for you to sit back and relax. Within the owners large enclosed garden children are welcome to enjoy the wooden play equipment and large trampoline as their grandchildren only visit occasionally. Please note guests are responsible for the safety of their children at all times. Guests are also welcome to enjoy walks across the owners fields to admire the views of the River Deben. Keen ramblers can enjo...The exterior of the cottage is wooden clad in traditional Suffolk style and guests will be greeted with the large tri-fold patio doors to the front. Designated parking and a secure patio and garden allows guests to sit in comfort and enjoy the surroundings. Shearers Cottage includes an enclosed private garden which is fenced to secure any little ones. Garden furniture and bbq is included for you to sit back and relax. Within the owners large enclosed garden children are welcome to enjoy the wooden play equipment and large trampoline as their grandchildren only visit occasionally. Please note guests are responsible for the safety of their children at all times. Guests are also welcome to enjoy walks across the owners fields to admire the views of the River Deben. Keen ramblers can enjoy beautiful riverside walks all the way to Woodbridge from the cottage. Situated at the rear of the cottage is the owners working farm, home to the free range Sutton Hoo chickens, children are welcome to explore the farm under parents supervision. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable for children Smoking not allowed Pets are allowed, please contact me. Up to 2 dogs welcome.
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
helen s
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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1 - 5 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2019

We have just returned from a 4-night stay at Shearer’s Cottage and found it to be the perfect little haven for our short break. The cottage is so cosy and has everything you need for a comfortable stay - we would happily have stayed longer....More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Terri F
Reviewed 22 July 2019

Cottage is in a great location, next to Sutton Hoo and within easy reach of many other lovely Suffolk places. Helen the host was lovely and the milk and wine provided on arrival was welcome. It was good that both bedrooms have en suite and...More

Date of stay: July 2019
1  Thank anne1725
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Reviewed 13 July 2019

Helen was very helpful and friendly. The Cottage was beautifully clean and tidy. The only comment I would make was that the duvet was winter weight and a bit hot!

Date of stay: July 2019
1  Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Lovely place! The house was clean and the beds were very comfy. It was a little difficult to find, perhaps some clearer directions for finding the cottage would be beneficial. Also, the kettle could do with replacing. Saying this, it did not in any way...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Emlou89
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Great week. Very comfortable. Warm and cosy. Good host..all provided for. Some road noise but bearable. Fantadyic location. We hope to return.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Pinesbandb
Shand1102, VR Owner at Shearers Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we hope to see you again.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Playground
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Toaster
Towels Provided
Trampoline
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The market town of Woodbridge is just 2 miles away and offers plenty of interesting shops, restaurant and pubs. To add to your enjoyment there is also a theatre, swimming pool and plenty of riverside amenities. Situated on a working farm, home to Sutton Hoo free range chickens, the cottage is just a stones throw from the Sutton Hoo National Trust site and under 13 miles to the historic town of Framlingham with its wonderful castle. Coastal towns of Southwold and Aldeburgh are only a short drive away.
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