- self-catering holiday cottage
accommodation near Ipswich in the heart of Suffolk, UK.
Lookout is located within the grounds of our small
family farm, Holly Farm.
Lookout is fitted out and equipped to a high standard, with
accommodation for up to 4 people and use of a cot and highchair on
Central heating and double glazing throughout means
that it is comfortable at all times of year. Bed linen, towels and
electricity are included. A well behaved dog is welcome at no extra
cost – please bring own dog bed.
The front door opens into a good sized entrance hall off
which is a twin bedroom and a shower/wetroom with basin and
wc. On the first floor to the right of the stairs is a second
twin bedroom with an en-suite bathroom with basin and wc.
upstairs living area is open plan with comfortable seating, and French
windows opening onto a small balcony with views over acres of open
The galley kitchen has cooker, fridge and microwave and
equipped. There is a TV with DVD player, a radio and CD
player. Use of a washing machine and tumble dryer on request.
Outside a large grassed area has a picnic table, use of
a barbecue, and designated parking.
The farm is located on the edge of Stutton village which
has a beautiful old church, a community run shop open every day and supplying
groceries, newspapers, stamps and a lot else. There is
also a hairdressers and a veterinary practice in the
In one direction from Stutton is Holbrook (about 2
miles) with a good sized Co-op, PostOffice, and newsagents, while in
the other direction in Tattingstone Rookery Farm Shop sells an
excellent range of fresh fruit and vegetables, local produce and
a wide selection of other goods.
The Lookout is well placed for exploring this lovely
part of East Anglia, enjoying numerous local activities, or simply
having a restful break. The Rivers Orwell and Stour make it
an ideal area for walking and birdwatching, (being tidal the rivers
attract large numbers of waders and estuary birds.)
is nearby, as is Constable Country, Lavenham and Long Melford, and
reputedly England’s smallest market town, Manningtree on
the River Stour. Trains from Manningtree Station to London take just
over an hour.
Jimmy’s Farm is in the neighbouring
village, and Woodbridge and Sutton Hoo are a short drive over the
Orwell Bridge. Alton Water is within a mile of The Lookout
and has hire facilities for sailing, wind surfing and bicycling, and is
lovely for walking, or picnicking and watching the activities
on the water!
Free WiFi connection available from The Lookout.
Prices are from £320 to £420 per
For availability check our Vacancy Calendar
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