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The olde Laundry

The old laundry lounge
The olde Laundry retains some of its old features
The olde Laundry Bedroom with twin beds
springtime down by the river
The olde laundry on ground level.
The Laundry and Hayloft share the patio outside the cottages, also over 2 acres of garden,woodland.
The outside staircase leads to The Hayloft , The olde laundry is below on ground level
sit out and BBQ under the gazebo
The olde Laundry Bedroom with en-suite walk in shower, bath,washbasin and wc
The olde Laundry Lounge Dining room.
The olde Laundry Lounge Dining room
The olde Laundry, once the village Laundry, now a cosy cottage for 2
The Olde Laundry well equipped Kitchen
The olde Laundry Kitchen
walk down to the river through the woodland
springtime in the garden
a wonderful display of daffodils cover over 2 acres of garden and woodland in spring
swans return with there young, in June
winter walk across the valley
bluebell time in the garden
1 of 26The old laundry lounge
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Brockdish, Diss, Norfolk, East Anglia, England
We have renovated The Olde Laundry several years ago, it's a cosy and comfortable cottage, with many of its original features. The cottages date back to the 17th Century, grade 2 listed. The olde Laundry is on ground level , Lounge, Dining room, Kitchen, Bedroom, Twin beds, en suite, with walk in shower, and bath. The cottage is very well equipped cosy and comfortable and retains that old world charm, it has a small patio area outside the cottage, and shares the beautiful 2 acre garden with other guests. You walk through the woodland leading you down to the banks of the river Waveney, Springtime brings a wonderful display of snowdrops, daffodils and tulips, you can take the angles way footpath that runs through the village and along the river bank, or just sit back relax and watch out for the Swans, Ducks, Kingfishers, Hero... Read more
About the Owner, Jackie & John S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 52 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL68169
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elaine H
1 review
Reviewed 29 April 2017 for a stay in June 2016

I have stayed at the cottage on several occasions over the last 2/3 years.And can honestly say that l have always enjoyed each stay, and left looking forward to my next visit to this delightful cottage and it's surroundings.Jackie & John make you feel so welcome,willing to answer any questions you care to ask willingly.My family have also been made...

Management response:

Thank you Elaine for leaving such a lovely review for us, we are looking forward to seeing you again on your next visit in September. Its so nice to know you enjoy your visits. see you soon x Jackie John, Rosie x


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Reviewed 5 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016
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Jackie and John are the most hospitable hosts you could wish to meet. Nothing was too much trouble and they have created the perfect holiday cottage with absolutely everything you could want! Lovely setting and beautiful grounds. We loved the village too and will have very happy memories of our stay there. Thank you Jackie and John, we'll see you...

Management response:

Hi Fiona, Thank you so much for your review. So nice to know you enjoyed your stay. It was lovely having you stay in the old Laundry. Like many of our previous guests, you love the area, so good luck with the house hunting. with our best wishes Jackie and John


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John H
1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We loved it! Don't let the front of the house fool you, once you drive through the gates, your are taken to a beautiful country retreat. Plants and flowers adorn the drive way and yard. The cottage is beautifully maintained and fully equipped with everything you need for a pleasant stay. Simply lovely! To top off the visit we took...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The olde Laundry was once the olde village Laundry, is on ground level, with the hayloft above,
The olde coach house dates back to the 17th Century, we have renovated the cottage which is all on ground level , Lounge Kitchen, Bedroom, en suite. The cottage is very well equipped cosy and comfortable and retains that old world charm, it has a small patio area outside the cottage, and shares the beautiful 2 acre garden, walk amongst the trees that leads you down to the river waveney, you can walk along the river bank, or just sit back relax and watch out for the Swans, Ducks, Kingfishers, Otter, Woodpeckers, or watch the fish jump. Fishing is available from the bank, or local fishing lakes are within easy reach.
Prices include bedding, towels, tea towels, cleaning materials, electric...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
one small dog allowed in the Olde Laundry
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 499
R 5 414
19 May 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
3 nights
R 1 499
R 5 830
2 Jun 2018 -
20 Jul 2018
3 nights
R 1 499
R 6 247
21 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
3 nights
R 1 499
R 6 247
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
short breaks if available, just email for availability.

start days flexable
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About the neighbourhood
Brockdish is a small village, with local Inn, The olde Kings head a short walk from the olde coach house. Harleston is the nearest town, with a good range of shops pubs and restaurants. The market town of Diss is 6 miles with a mixture of supermarkets and small individual shops.Market day is Friday,also on a friday at Gaze sale yard a large auction of household and antique furniture.
Bressingham gardens and steam experience only a few miles away, reminds you of the golden age of steam, with its collection of Locomotives and traction engines, the victorian steam rounderabout or just walk around the gardens, wood and meadows, the 6acre 'Dell Garden', and Dads army museum. something for everyone.

The 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum, an amazing memorial to the members of this wartime...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Norwich: 40.0 km
Railway: Diss: 10.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 80.0 km
The nearest car hire is Diss
local bus every hour
Local bus from Diss
Harwich ferries
Nearest airports are Norwich and Stanstead
Main railway London Liverpool street
Coach from London.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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