In the beautiful coastal village of Orford overlooking the fields and with views of the sea, Millers Cottage is a traditional Suffolk cottage delightfully converted to provide spacious self catering accommodation.
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Superbly positioned on the rural edge of one of the finest coastal villages in Suffolk - Orford - Millers Cottage enjoys spectacular views over farmland, the coastal strip and the sea beyond.
The property: A spacious living room with fantastic log burning stove, comfortable sofa, a really country cottage feel. There is a tiny conservatory running the full width of the cottage, a delightful space in which to read a book or enjoy a glass of wine. Both the kitchen and bathroom have been totally refurbished for letting in 2013. Spacious and cosy at the same time.
The grounds: A charming garden with space for children to run around and adults to relax. some lovely views, the castle in one direction and in the other the coastal strip and the sea. Whilst you are right on the edge of the village of Orford, it is just a 5 minute walk to the shops, restaurants and pubs.
Orford is a delightful coastal village, with a fascinating 12th century castle keep, once a major pillar in the defence of the English coast. Across the estuary (just a 5 minute boat ride away) is Orford Ness (an area of historic and environmental fascination run by the National Trust). There are spactacular views from the quay along the coast to Aldeburgh to the north and Havergate Island (a RSPB bird sanctuary) to the south, all within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Minutes from fine cafes, restaurants and lovely pubs, Millers Cottage enjoys superb views and is a wonderful base for sailing, walking and cycling. It is a delightful location in the heart of the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, ideal for everything from a family beach holiday to an historic tour of Suffolk's finest castles and churches. Nearest pubs:The King's Head,The Jolly Sailor
Nearest restaurants:The Butley Orford Oysterage, The Trinity at The Crown and Castle - all are within 2 to 5 minutes walk of the cottage. For lots of information on the area please look at our own online guide Visit Orford
The front door opens into a spacious sitting room with fireplace with wood burning stove, sofa and armchairs, brick flooring, TV/dvd, radio/cd, bookcases with books and games, side tables and lamps.
There is a dining table and chairs to one end of the sitting room
The kitchen, newly fitted in 2013, is galley styled and well equipped with double sink, an electric hob, grill and oven, washing machine, fridge, microwave, toaster, coffee machine, kitchen table and chairs.
Doors lead from the sitting room to a conservatory with two chairs and coffee table and door to the rear garden..
Ground floor cloakroom with w.c. and wash basin
There is a large landing with desk and chair
A double bedroom with double bed, bedside tables and lamps, large walk in cupboard, chest of drawers. Great views over the garden, fields and sea beyond
A twin bedroom with two single beds, bedside tables and lamps
Bathroom, refurbished in 2013, with bath and overhead shower, heated towel rail, wash hand basin and w.c.
There is a large fenced (but not dog proof) garden backing onto open fields, with garden furniture and a large out house (ideal for storing bikes, sailing equipment)
Heating by storage heaters and wood burning stove in sitting room
Linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels
Off road parking at the bottom of the garden
Please note the property is suitable for a maximum of 2 children