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Lily Cottage

Theberton - Suffolk Coast and Heaths

A thatched cottage filled with character and only a short drive to RSPB Minsmere.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
£530 - £855 per week *


Rich with charisma and oozing traditional features this thatched, eighteenth century Suffolk cottage boasts a wealth of personality located along a quiet country lane in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Lily Cottage is detached and presents exceptionally well offering spacious accommodation for up to four guests. The snug room with open fire is ideal for chilly winter evenings indoors. The cottage offers private parking for up to two cars and is less than three miles away from the RSPB Minsmere attraction - so leave the car and explore the many footpaths and rolling open countryside which surrounds you. Shop: 2.5 miles Pub: 0.5 miles.

Sitting Room: TV, DVD, Blaupunkt Bluetooth speaker, character beams, doors which open out onto the garden.
Snug Room: Open fire, two-seater sofa, pouffe.
Dining Room: Dining table and chairs (open fire not in use).
Kitchen: Rangemaster, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine.
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.
Study: Desk and chairs, books.

Steep narrow stairs to
Bedroom 1: King size bed, washbasin.
Bedroom 2: King size bed.
Bathroom: Bath with shower attachment, washbasin and wc.

Garden: Large garden with lawn and patio area.
Parking: Private for two cars.
Heating: Oil heating.
Pets: One small, (no larger than a King Charles breed) well-behaved dog welcome.
Notes: Wi-Fi, towels and a telephone with honesty box is provided. Regret no children under the age of 18 years old at this property as it is more suitable for adults and there is also a steep, narrow and winding staircase.

The village of Theberton is ideally positioned for those wishing to visit the RSPB Reserve at Minsmere, which is a delight for bird watchers. Theberton provides easy access to the Suffolk Heritage Coast, with Dunwich and Southwold to the North and Aldeburgh to the South. The village has an interesting church and a traditional pub serving good food and a selection of real ales. Theberton is a quiet, picturesque location for a Suffolk holiday in beautiful surroundings.


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • 2 King size/super king size beds
  • WiFi available
  • VisitEngland Gold Award
  • 4 Stars
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bath towels included
  • Bed linen included
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a washing machine



A lot of attention to detail, cozy comfortable cottage,welcome goodies much appreciated.Francesca Campbell - 12th November 2017
Property is very nice. Would definitely recommendMr Darren Bonehill - 23rd April 2017
Brilliant accommodation, brilliant location.Mr ROBERT HARRISON - 30th October 2016
The area was good for walks, from doorstep. So near Dunwich and many other places. Was comfortable, stylish, all we could ask for. Plus CLEAN. Will go back.Mrs Penny Lewin - 19th September 2016
We've already booked for 2017 ... I think that speaks volumes! We love holidaying in Suffolk and wish that every county we holiday in had a Suffolk Secrets to help us sort out our accommodation.Dr Geoffrey Kemball-Cook - 4th September 2016
A very comfortable cottage with a lovely enclosed garden. Good walks in the lovely Suffolk countryside from the door. Very good places to eat nearby.Mrs J Harris - 19th July 2016
Lovely property, nice and quiet, well positioned for all the nearby villages and attractions. First time with Suffolk secrets. They were very good, will use again I am sure!Mr & Mrs S Fox - 3rd July 2016
Beautiful cottage in great location, finished to a very high standard. Great service and information from Suffolk Secrets.Mr J Mathieson - 19th June 2016
The property was excellent, we visited the Southwold Office with a query on the key safe. Your staff were every courteous and professional.Mrs P Drake - 14th June 2016
It must be the best we have stayed in. Especially liked the folder on where to walk, eat etc. Bed and linen top quality.Mr D Sully - 16th May 2016
It was one of the best places we have stayed!!Ms E Edwards - 3rd April 2016
Very high standard of furnishings, equipment and decor.Very comfortable for a holiday. Every aspect, from booking a holiday, to the standard of accommodation provided, has been so good that I return to Suffolk Secrets each time I am looking for a holiday or short break in Suffolk.Mrs Sara Gillespie - 4th January 2016


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