DescriptionA wonderfully spacious detached family house in a quiet lane with no passing traffic, yet only a few minutes walk from Aldeburgh beach and the High Street.
SNAPE 5 miles (8 km), ORFORD 12 miles (17 km), WOODBRIDGE 20 miles (33 km), SOUTHWOLD 24 miles (39 km)
About the Property: Fern Court Lodge is a secluded detached family house ideally situated in a quiet, no-through, un-adopted lane, around 5 minutes walk from Aldeburgh High Street. The house is a pleasant mix of traditional and contemporary with a newly fitted galley-style kitchen, delightfully renovated dining room and contemporary bathrooms. The sitting room and dining room overlook the intimate lawned garden and, being south-facing, enjoy a very sunny aspect. A gas log-effect fire provides complementary heating to the already efficient central heating.
An attractive feature to Fern Court Lodge is the ground floor master bedroom which has French doors opening on to the driveway and an en-suite bathroom fitted with both a shower and a bath. Lots of games and toys for all ages including puzzles and old fashioned family games, plastic toys and even a train set for toddlers.
About the location: Aldeburgh is one of those special seaside towns visited by the enlightened, time and time again. Writers, artists, composers, musicians, actors and those who hanker for the simple pleasures of holidays of their youth return to Aldeburgh year after year. In recent times a number of smart boutique clothes shops have established themselves and excellent local produce and organic food is now readily available.The boating lake is still a draw for even the most sophisticated youngster and you can still stroll down to Slaughden for sailing or a boat trip on the Alde.
And whilst very popular the town is only really crowded during the Carnival in mid August. But don't worry, if you want to be alone simply wander along the beach or across the water meadows towards Thorpeness or Brickdock. For those staying at Fern Court Lodge, the tennis courts, now floodlit in the evenings, are just a couple of minutes walk away so do take your tennis rackets.
Eating out: Extremely good restaurants produce mouth watering menus which are likely to attract you back time and again. We like The Lighthouse and Regatta. There are also excellent restaurants at The Brudenell, The White Lion and The Wentworth hotels. Of course, you cannot mention Aldeburgh without alluding to fish and chips! The town has, arguably, the two best fish and chip shops in East Anglia if not the UK!
- Sleeps 7
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- No pets
- Private parking
- 3 Single beds
- 2 King size/super king size beds
- WiFi available
- Equipped with a highchair
- Travel cot available
- Bath towels included
- Bed linen included
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a tumble dryer
- Equipped with a washing machine
It was perfect for us: a young family (our daughter, husband and their children) upstairs, my husband and me in the granny annexe; the garden for the boys to play ball in, the dining room for meals, room to have friends over for a drink.Mrs Christina Darell-Brown - 14th August 2017
We were delighted with our stay at Fern Court Lodge - something for everyone. Â We will be back.Peter G, Cheltenham - 21st May 2015
We have had a lovely festive break in this beautiful cottage.Â Found everything we needed here.Â Can recommend the jigsaws in the desk in the lounge, 'Munchies' and Choppings Hill Bakery for coffee, and 'Magpie' bakery in Southwold for yummy cakes.The Hahn Family - 6th January 2015
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