If you’re looking for a coastal town to discover you’re spoilt for choice. Both Southwold and Aldeburgh are only a twenty minute drive away. Dunwich is even closer, a ten minute drive by car, or peaceful forty minute walk across the heath and bird watchers will find Minsmere only a ten minute drive away. Snape Maltings, should you want to balance seaside walks and bird-watching, with music and art, is also only a twenty minutes away by car.
A stable door at the entrance leads into the garden room – a stunning place to enjoy a quick lunch with friends, or a leisurely evening feast. In all seasons, the bi-folding doors to the garden and large Velux windows bring the outside in, so you can really make the most of the famous Suffolk light. The sitting room is also a fabulous area to relax in with a focal point woodburner to take the chill off cooler days and nights. In addition to a TV with access to Netflix and Amazon prime, there is a projector and screen with HDMI cable and an Apple adaptor should you wish to connect your own laptop to a larger screen. Off the sitting room is a handy study area with two additional chairs, books and DVDs, where you can opt to retreat for some peace and quiet, or throw open the doors to enhance the space on offer.
The modern kitchen has plenty of worktop space with white gloss units and a pantry for storage. French doors also lead from this room to the garden ensuring effortless al-fresco dining on sunny summer days.
The Blue House has two bedrooms on the first floor, one super king size and one king size both are particularly spacious and cosy for a restful night’s sleep. The bathroom, also on the first floor, has the added benefit of a large shower cubicle and separate bath tub with hand-held shower.
So if you love the idea of spacious, modern living in a traditional Suffolk village, choose The Blue House! Shop: 0.4 miles Pub: 0.5 miles.
Why We Love This Property
The Blue House certainly caters to couples, small families and friends and we think it is ideal for animal lovers looking for a spacious cottage and garden, a pet-friendly pub close by plus direct access to the miles of footpaths that range over Westleton Heath and the beautiful Sandlings Nature Reserve.
Sitting Room: Wall-mounted TV, ceiling fixed projector with a screen which can be pulled down. Cosy woodburner in chimney breast.
Study: Two easy chairs and a selection of books. The doors in this room can be open or closed to be part of the sitting room.
Kitchen: Electric oven and gas hob, Bosch fridge, Bosch freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, walk-in pantry. French doors to the garden.
Garden Room (Dining Room): Dining table and six chairs, additional bench seating, large Velux windows, Bi-folding doors to the garden.
Bedroom 1: Super king size bed, dressing table plus plenty of storage.
Bedroom 2: King size bed, wardrobe.
Bathroom: Bath with hand-held shower attachment, shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.
Garden: There’s a welcoming front garden with shrubs and grass plus a rear garden with patio area and garden furniture supplied. Large wooden garden steps lead from the patio up to the garden level.
Parking: Roadside parking in cul-de-sac nearby.
Heating: Gas heating.
Pets: Two well-behaved dogs welcome.
Notes: Wi-Fi, towels and a starter pack of wood for the woodburner are all provided. Young children and pets should be supervised beyond the patio area towards the back garden.
Westleton is a pretty village midway between Aldeburgh and Southwold, with the coast at Dunwich only two and a half miles away. Centred around a large green, Westleton is one of the most popular places to stay on the Heritage Coast. It is an ideal base for the beach or for Minsmere, as well as the coastal heaths and forests. There are two good pubs, a restaurant and well-stocked village store/post office - all in the village centre. Much of the area around the village is accessible open heath or mixed woodland.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 2 Pets allowed
- No private parking
- 2 King size/super king size beds
- WiFi available
- Cot available
- Open fire/woodburner
- Bath towels included
- Bed linen included
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a washing machine
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