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The Moat House

Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Brampton, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
This 5 bedroom house is the ideal rural retreat for a family holiday with lovely views in all directions.
It is about 7 miles from the lovely coastal town of Southwold with its famous pier and Admams brewery. Also a 3 minute walk from Brampton station allows you to take the train to the picturesque market towns of Halesworth and Beccles.
There are 2 reception rooms downstairs, one of which includes a snooker table. Also a kitchen diner with a table and chairs to seat 8. The end room leading off the utility is unavailable for access as it is a storage room.
Upstairs there are 2 double bedrooms, one with en suite and a dressing room which can be used as a linked bedroom. There are also 3 single rooms.
Outside the 1.5 acre garden is a beautiful place to relax. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool available from May to September, a summ...
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Listing #HL9269749
About the Owner
Richard W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
Interaction with guests
I will be available at the start of your stay to answer any questions you may have and at the end to collect the key. If I am not available I will contact guests to arrange key collection/ drop off.
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

We had a lovely weekend at Moat House with our Family. We enjoyed the beautiful garden and the extensive accommodation was perfect, providing a relaxing break in a tranquil and peaceful setting. We look forward to returning in the future.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Navigate531284
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We stayed here this past weekend and it was fabulous. The house, though sparsely furnished, gives you the feeling of stepping away from modern life. Only one tiny TV in the whole place which meant the kids had to find other forms of entertainment for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank SJHosier
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

8 of us stayed in the Moat House: 4 grown ups & 4 kids ages ranging from 18 to 4. All of us had a great time. The property offers on one hand basic furniture but on the other hand it supplied us with perfect...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dr Y A
rwakelin11, VR Owner at The Moat House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Many thanks. I'm glad you had a good holiday.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please take shoes off when in the house.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 764 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: R 882 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
A beautiful part of the country with Southwold and Walberswick beaches nearby.
Suffolk Coastal Heath is close by including Dunwich Forest which has lots of forest trails. Also Minsmere RSPB nature reserve.
Getting around
The train from Brampton station takes you in one stop north to the prettymarket town of Beccles. A further 3 stops and you will be in Lowestoft. Going south it's one stop to the small market town of Halesworth. Several stops further and you will be in the county town of Ipswich.
By car you can explore the local area on mainly quiet roads. The quiet roads also make it an ideal place to explore on a bicycle.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Norwich: 40.0 km
Railway: Brampton: 0.4 km
Ferry: Harwich : 100.0 km
By train you would alight at Brampton station, which is a request stop. Then walk left up the hill until you see a bridle way sign. Turn left here and the house is on the left down a drive. A 3 or 4 minute walk in total.
If you are coming by car from the south you would come up the A12 and then turn left up the A145 towards Beccles. Then as you enter Brampton turn left down Station Road. 5 minutes down here and you will see the bridle way sign. Turn right down the track and the house is on the left. Coming from the north or west you would come along the A143 turning left at Bungay down the A144. Then turn left at Ilkeshall St Lawrence primary school towards Redisham. Turn right in Redisham on the bend (careful) down Station Road. Over the railway line, up the hill until you see the bridlew...
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Nearest Beach: 12.0 km.
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