The Suffolk Countryside Specialists

Verandah Cottage

Little Blakenham - Heart of Suffolk

Nestled in the heart of the Suffolk countryside is this sweet, traditional cottage. The ideal retreat for a couple or friends looking to enjoy all Suffolk has to offer.
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Parking
  • WiFi available
£380 - £640 per week *


Verandah Cottage in Little Blakenham is a sweet and extremely well-presented self-catering holiday cottage catering for up to three guests. Attached to the owner’s property, this charming cottage is ideal for a couple or two friends looking for a bolt hole from which to explore the surrounding area and further afield. Every detail has been well thought out creating a home from home for you to enjoy. The ground floor comprises of a cosy sitting room complete with an open fire, perfect during the winter months. A separate dining room with a weath of original beams, adding to the charm of the cottage. A fully equipped kitchen is available for you cook up a storm using some of Suffolk’s fantastic local food produce. There is also a handy downstairs shower room on the ground floor should you need it.  On the first floor there are two bedrooms, one with a comfortable double bed and the other a full size single. The main bathroom is complete with a free-standing roll top bath for a touch of luxury during your holiday. The cottage is surrounded by an extremely well maintained and pretty garden, lovingly cared for by the owner and just waiting for you to relax and unwind in, whilst you are at the cottage. Shop: 2 miles (large supermarket) Pub: 1 mile.

Why we love this property: This charming cottage is immaculately presented with every detail being taken care of, to make your stay as easy and stress free as possible.  

Sitting Room:
TV, DVD and Openfire.
Dining Room: Table and Chairs, CD radio music system.
Kitchen: Gas Rayburn cooker, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher.
Utility Room: 2 ring gas hob, freezer, washing machine.
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin, wc.

Bedroom 1: Double bed, built in wardrobe, bedside tables with radio, and dressing table.
Bedroom 2: Single bed.
Bathroom: Roll top bath, washbasin and wc.

Garden: The well-kept and pretty garden is mainly laid to lawn with and array flower beds and charming areas all filled with interesting plants and scrubs to enjoy. There is also a lovely patio area at the rear of the cottage which includes an outdoor bistro set and comes complete with a barbeque. Bike storage is also available on request.
Parking: Private parking for up to 2 cars.    
Heating: gas central heating
Notes: Wifi, towels and a starter pack of wood for the open fire are provided. 

Little Blakenham is a small village located north west of Ipswich, on the outskirts of the town.  In the immediate area is plenty of local footpaths to be explored. If you like fishing, there is Suffolk Water Park only a couple of minutes’ drive away, there is also a lovely café which serves a good breakfast. In the neighbouring village of Somersham is the popular pub The Duke of Marlborough which serves great home cooked food and well worth a visit. With Ipswich only a few minutes away you can make the most of Suffolk’s County town and its wide range of attractions, including shopping, cinemas, museums, indoor go karting and the water front with its many cafes, bars and restaurants for you choose from.


  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No pets
  • Parking
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • No smoking
  • Nearest shop 1 mile
  • Nearest pub 2.2 miles
  • 19 miles from the coast
  • Barbecue
  • Ground floor bathroom



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