Primrose Cottage

Kersey, The Suffolk Countryside

  • 4 Star Gold
  • Primrose Cottage is a cosy cottage, full of character and perfect for a romantic getaway close to Lavenham. Primrose Cottage has recently been awarded a Gold Green Tourism Award.

You can book this property from:

  • £496 per week
  • £71 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Built in the mid 17th Century, Primrose Cottage is a listed building Grade II romantic hideaway in the heart of Kersey. Enjoy Primrose Cottage's secluded south-west facing garden that can be quite magic on sunny afternoons. In the cooler months, the snug sitting room comes alive with its wood burning stove making for warm and very cosy evenings. Simply enjoy being in this little beamed cottage as so many have done for well over three centuries - priceless. Shop: 3 miles Pub: 200 yards.

Primrose Cottage has recently been awarded a Gold Green Tourism Award for 2017.

Sitting/Dining Room: TV, DVD, CD, iPod dock, woodburner.
Kitchen: Electric cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washer dryer.

Original steep staircase leading to
Bedroom: Double bed and En-Suite Bathroom with roll top bath, large power shower cubicle, washbasin and wc, underfloor heating.

Garden: South-west private enclosed courtyard garden with barbecue.
Parking: Private at rear of cottage garden.
Heating: Electric underfloor heating in kitchen and bathroom, modern electric radiators, woodburner.
Notes: Wi-fi, towels, starter pack of logs for the woodburner and a wonderful locally sourced welcome basket are all provided. 

Kersey has been described as Suffolk's prettiest hamlet. In the Middle Ages, Kersey was a thriving village producing woollen yarn and over 500 people occupied the timber framed houses. Nowadays, it's more peaceful place with circa 150 people occupying many of those same houses. It is a beautiful setting for exploring the wonderful local countryside including Constable Country and the wool towns of Lavenham, Long Melford, Clare and Cavendish.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Garden
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 3 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner


The cottage was very comfortable and extremely well appointed. The welcome hamper was fantastic and again very good quality produce.

Mrs Marion S,