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The Cart Lodge in Colchester, Essex

501
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sleeps 5
2 rooms

The Cart Lodge description


Enjoy a relaxing holiday in this detached, former cart lodge, awarded with a Visit Britain Gold Award, it is set in a peaceful, rural location in the owners’ grounds, surrounded by beautiful countryside of the Colne Valley with mixed arable and livestock farmland all around. There are vast areas of woodland and stunning scenery where you can enjoy walking, cycling, bird watching and getting up close to nature with the abundance of wildlife including roe and monkjack deer, badgers, owls and other birds of prey. Within close proximity to Britain’s oldest recorded town of Colchester and ‘Constable Country’ where attractions include Colchester Castle, Colchester Zoo, Flatford Mill in the beautiful Dedham Vale, the inspiration for John Constable’s paintings, Colne Valley Railway, home to Thomas the Tank engine, Mersea Island which can be reached on foot or by road at low tide, Beth Chatto Gardens, Audley End House and Gardens, and Hyde Hall Estate. Situated on the Suffolk border you will also have the opportunity to explore further afield and visit Gainsborough’s House, Kentwell Hall, a red brick Tudor mansion with rare breed farm, the medieval village of Lavenham, Jimmy’s Farm, Sutton Hoo, Framlingham Castle, Ickworth House and the charming seaside town of Aldeburgh famous for its fish and chips, and the market town of Snape with its Maltings. Also a short distance to two golf courses and there is fishing nearby. Shop, pub and restaurant 3/4 mile.Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with beams and wooden floors. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 2 double bedrooms, (one 5ft), one with additional single (2ft 6in), both with Velux.Woodburner in living room (initial fuel inc). Oil CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. T/cot on request. H/chair and S/gate. Two Freeview TVs. DVD. Stereo/CD/MP3 connection. Induction hob. Electric oven. M/wave. W/machine. F/freezer. Internet connection. Enclosed courtyard garden with decking and furniture. BBQ. Parking (2 cars). Welcome pack. No smoking.

Amenities

  • Barbecue
  • Cot Available
  • Detached Property
  • DVD player
  • Main Fuel or Power incl.
  • Customer’s Choice 2015
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Romantic Collection
  • Rural Location
  • Stairgate
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Christmas Themed Cottage
  • Wifi
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Owner Services Region
  • Brand Migration

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Quote reference number: 29571
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