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Grove Farm Cottage

7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £345
    Low season
  • £630
    Peak season

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  • Available
  • Unavailable
Preferred arrival day: Friday

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    No Dogs

  • Access


  • Star Rating

    4 Star

  • Off-Road Parking

About Grove Farm Cottage

Grove Farm Cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms and nestles amongst beautiful Suffolk countryside in a peaceful position in the picturesque Waveney Valley. On the edge of the small hamlet of Ilketshall St. Margaret, Grove Farm Cottage assures you of warm welcome. It is one of a pair of Victorian cottages recently renovated and furnished to a high four star standard and provides an excellent base for touring both Norfolk and Suffolk, along with the Norfolk Broads and coastline which are both nearby.

A peaceful retreat to return home to, the cottage has a large garden with furniture and barbecue, ideal for relaxing after an exciting day exploring the area. Many interesting walks start from the front door and there are far reaching views from the windows.

Known as ‘The Saints’, the local area is possibly one of Suffolk's best kept secrets. The surrounding countryside is full of wildlife and history and is ideal for exploring by bike with cycle routes throughout the ‘Saints’ villages. Ilketshall St Margaret is a small village with only a scattering of cottages and a Saxon round towered Church. Nearby there are several market towns worth visiting for antique browsing, shopping or just enjoying a bite to eat including Halesworth (seven miles), Bungay (three miles) with an indoor heated swimming pool (with water slide) on the outskirts of the town, St Peter’s Hall with bar, restaurant, brewery and shop and the nearby Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum at Flixton.

Other attractions include National Trust houses and gardens in both Suffolk and Norfolk; RSPB Reserve at Minsmere located on the coast near Southwold and the unspoilt seaside towns and coastal villages of Aldeburgh, Thorpeness, Southwold, Dunwich and Orford to name just a few!

For the children, bustling Great Yarmouth and Pleasurewood Hills near Lowestoft provide great fun days out or hire a day boat on the Norfolk Broads to explore the waterways.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Susan Riseborough joined Independent Cottages in April 2013

1) Phone:

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Farm Stay

Location (Suffolk)

Accommodation comprises:

  • Entrance porch leading into...
  • English country style sitting room with original Victorian arch fireplace housing an electric ‘wood burner effect’ stove, large Freeview television, DVD player and video player.
  • Kitchen with integrated appliances including dishwasher, fridge, oven and hob. There is also a microwave, mini music system and large pantry housing a chest freezer.
  • Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
  • Large cloakroom/WC.
  • Stairs from kitchen lead to the first floor landing where you have...
  • Double bedroom with flat screen television and en-suite bathroom with WC, wash basin and Victorian style roll top bath with shower attachment.
  • Twin bedroom with en-suite shower room with wash basin and WC.

Additional information: All linen, duvets, towels and tea towels provided. Electricity and Oil central heating included in the price. Travel cot, highchair and stair gate available. Parking for four cars.

Star Rating: 4 Star

Grove Farm Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £345
Mid Season from £400
High Season from £475
Peak Season £630
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1986 782244 before paying by bank transfer.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Susan Riseborough
Member Since April 2013

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Grove Farm Cottage Noticeboard

3 night short breaks available by request during low/mid season. Free unlimited Wi-Fi and Broadband is now available

Last Minute Offers

No current last minute offers

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Grove Farm Cottage 18 month availability calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
* Calendar last updated: 24th April 2018
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