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Cottage On Village Green With Its Own Private Secure Pretty garden

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Orford - Cottage in Orford

Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms)

The 17th century 2 bedroomed cottage is situated on the Village Green in Orford with the Quay a short distance to the South and the Village and shops a short walk to the North. The historic Castle and Church are also close by. Orford is about 12 miles to the East of the A12 from Woodbridge Last stop before the river and the sea beyond! It is a very beautiful and popular village loved by walkers cyclists birdwatchers and sailors


1 double room with double and a small single bed.. 1 twin bedded room


Full size bath/shower over. W C wash hand basin large linen cupboard and dressing table built-in


Double oven ,hob, fridge, washing machine, microwave, Pine kitchen table and chairs pine dresser.

Utility Room:

cleaning equipment , wine rack - small storage cupboard

Living Rooms:

Sitting room with 2 x 2-seater sofas. Easy chair coffee tables. Sofa table and lamps Sky T V. Open fire various paintings. Dining room with fine table and chairs seats 6 comfortably. Sideboard, occasional tables and lamps and small chair. Music centre.



Cleaning/Towels/Linen/Maid service:

Including linen and towels which are changed weekly. Additional cleaning at Tenants expense.


No mobility access to bedrooms and sadly unsuitable for wheelchairs throughout


Two separate terraces with seating for 8-12 people. Barbecue available.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Susan Tristem
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 July, 2016
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About Susan Tristem

I am the very proud owner of the 'Cottage on the Green'; in Orford Suffolk which is one of three terraced cottages dating back to the 17th Century..I live close by We have been in the Village for about 23 years so are familiar with the local 'scene' and happy to point you in the direction of the Restaurants, Pubs and Shops etc.

Susan Tristem purchased this cottage in 1999

Why Susan Tristem chose Suffolk

The Village of Orford is one of the British beauty spots and one is extremely proud and lucky to have property here. The property is set back from the road with a wide expanse of village green to the front. There is a large private pretty garden to the rear.

What makes this cottage unique

The property is within a very short walking distance of the river with its lovely views and the moorings with many boats. It is also a short walk from the centre of the village with its assortment of excellent shops and eating houses. The Pump Street Bakery has won the 2012 BBC Best Food Producer Award.We also have the famous Pinney's of Orford Fish Shop and Restaurant with its own smokebhouse and oyster beds.There are many things of which to be proud of here including the 12th Century Castle and Church .



Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Stanstead and Norwich Airports
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Harwich = Felxtowe
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
Car: recommended


3 mins walk from river and 8 miles to the mouth of the river Ore by boat. There are numerous beaches within a few miles of Orford. Thorpeness being very popular.


There are three golf courses within 10-15 miles of Orford. Aldeburgh, Thorpness and Woodbridge


no apart from dry ski slopes at Ipswich

Special Interest Holidays

Painting and cookery classes possibly available on request from owner.

How to get there

50 miles from Stanstead and Norwich Airports. Harwich is approx. one and a half hours away by car. A car is recommended here for travelling out if town although there is a minimal bus service.


12 miles from Woodbridge and Saxmundham and 22 miles from Iswich

Further Details

We are blessed with very good shops - two of which received awards recently One being the Pump Street Bakery and the village shop and Butchers. The pubs are excellent and the Crown and Castle Hotel well known for its owner Ruth Watson (Hotel Inspector). There are two smoke houses one being the famous Pinneys with its Restaurant and shop and renowned for its locally smoked salmon and other fish. There is a craft shop selling lovely assortment of baskets


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Orford, Suffolk

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £10

Notes on prices

Dogs by arrangement with the owner £5 per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Orford in East of England

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Compact bathroom with full size bath and overhead hand shower.large heated airing cupboard. Dressing table with mirror above.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
The Cottage is suitable for 4/5 people No sleeping on sofas! There are two dining areas inside seating 4 in kitchen and 6/8 in dining room. There are two alfresco dining areas in the garden seating 4 and 8 comfortably, and gas fire bbq available.

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