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The Old Church Room

Middleton - Suffolk Coast and Heaths

An old building with a modern soul. The Old Church Room has been beautifully renovated and offers a comfortable stay.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
£410 - £850 per week *


The Old Church Room is a detached, cleverly converted property in the popular village of Middleton, meticulously prepared for each guest assuring you of a comfortable stay in an interesting, unique holiday cottage. There is easy access to numerous footpaths taking you round the village and further afield from The Old Church Room.

The heart of the holiday cottage is the bright and airy sitting room. Many windows mean that the space is flooded with natural light, complementing the calming tones found in the decoration and furnishings. Wooden flooring flows through the ground floor and into the kitchen diner which is entered through glass French doors, creating an open plan feel. A solid fuel stove in the sitting room is great for chillier months in the property where guests can warm their toes by the fire. The light, farmhouse style kitchen has all amenities required should guests wish to self-cater. The second set of French doors lead into the generously sized, enclosed garden complete with garden furniture. Pretty vines drape over the garden walls and a tidy lawn creates a relaxing environment.

The newly refurbished ground floor shower room has an illuminated mirror, skylight, rainfall shower head and heated towel rail providing comfort for the four guests. Upstairs, guests will find two bedrooms in an attractive loft conversion. The well-uniformed furniture provides ample space and each bedroom boasts countryside views. Guests will also benefit from the properties two private parking spaces. Shop: 2 miles (Farm Shop 0.5m) Pub: 150 yards.

Why We Love This Property: The Old Church Room is like the tardis of holiday cottages. From outside, the home could be a small village hall, but step inside and be surprised by its ample space, large garden and all round homely feel. 

Sitting Room:
TV with Freesat,  DVD, radio, CD, iPod dock, solid fuel stove.
Kitchen/Dining Area: Electric hob and oven, fridge, freezer, microwave, washer dryer, dishwasher, table and chairs.
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.

Bedroom 1:
Double bed.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds.

Garden: Enclosed sheltered rear garden with lawn, patio and garden furniture.
Parking: Private for two cars.
Heating: Full central heating and stove, starter pack of fuel provided.
Notes: Wi-fi, towels, books, maps and games provided.

Middleton is a beautiful village with an elegant church, lovely central green and popular thatched pub. It is off the beaten track with no through traffic and comprises pretty cottages grouped around the green and overlooked by the church - it is one of Suffolk's best-kept secrets. Minsmere nature reserve is only three and a half miles away (less by foot), Dunwich and the coast four miles, Southwold ten miles, Aldeburgh seven miles.


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • 2 Single beds
  • 1 Double bed
  • WiFi available
  • 4 Stars
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine


Date Range 7 night price *
3 Nov 17 - 22 Dec 17 £410
22 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £755
6 Jan 18 - 9 Feb 18 £450
9 Feb 18 - 23 Feb 18 £525
23 Feb 18 - 23 Mar 18 £450
23 Mar 18 - 13 Apr 18 £645
13 Apr 18 - 25 May 18 £525
25 May 18 - 1 Jun 18 £780
1 Jun 18 - 13 Jul 18 £645
13 Jul 18 - 20 Jul 18 £690
20 Jul 18 - 7 Sep 18 £780
7 Sep 18 - 14 Sep 18 £690
14 Sep 18 - 21 Sep 18 £645
21 Sep 18 - 19 Oct 18 £525
19 Oct 18 - 2 Nov 18 £645
2 Nov 18 - 21 Dec 18 £450
21 Dec 18 - 28 Dec 18 £780
28 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £850

* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.


Well equipped and well maintained both inside and out. Great location for access to coast and wildlife reserves including Minsmere.Mr J Denton - 4th July 2017
Very high standard of property; comfortable and as described on website. Website excellent and easy to book. Have used Suffolk Secrets several times now and will be my first choice when we visit the area again.Ms Sally Meads - 27th July 2016
Mum and I really enjoyed our stay in the very comfortable cottage. We would definitely stay again. Many thanksMrs Jeanella Potter - 8th June 2016
Excellent property in lovely rural location. Lovely to hear the hand bell rung at 8:45 a.m. to summon the pupils to the village school (opposite property) - and also the cuckoo!Mrs Lynne Hammond - 30th April 2016
A lovely property in a pretty spot -friendly village and ideal for none self catering self caterers!Mrs Rogers - 10th April 2016
Suffolk Secrets provide an excellent service providing timely communications with exactly the right amount of detail - thank you.Mrs J Orford - 5th April 2016
We absolutely loved the Old Church Rooms - everything you could possibly wish for was there!Mrs Janet Latham - 26th October 2015
Well worth four stars and certainly the best presented property we have stayed in during our many suffolk holidaysMr J.A Cunningham - 9th August 2015
Lovely property, great location. Suffolk Secrets give a very efficient service with regular updates.Mrs C Agosto - 14th June 2015
An attractive cottage, well furnished and equipped in a good location, very pleasant and comfortable.Mr R F Clements - 18th May 2015


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