Leman Cottage at Wenhaston
Stunningly and sympathetically restored, Leman Cottage is steeped in history. This really is a beautiful cottage with the idiosyncrasies of the original 17th century structure, combined with all the modern comforts of today. From the heavily beamed ceilings and open brickwork to the elm floorboards and original bread oven, Leman oozes unspoilt character. Comfortably furnished throughout Leman is particularly spacious and with a large en-suite to the master king-size bedroom. Ideal for families or couples. In a quiet, countryside location. Sleeps 5 plus cot. 10 minutes drive to Southwold and coastal villages, 15 minute walk to village pub, 10 minute walk to village shop.
Guest Review: "Dear Trish, once again we have had a fabulous stay at Leman cottaeg, fantastic spring weather and the bautiful Suffolk countryside all helped to make it a wonder time! Thank you!" RB April 2022
"What a fabulous stay at Leman cottage, we have had the most wonderful holiday at your beautiful cottage. It has everything and we will DEFINETLY be back.. thank you", J & H H-C Easter 2022
"I had an absolutely wonderful stay at Leman cottage. It has everything you want for a cosy rural break - an enormous fireplace, beautiful exposed wooden beams, and lots of good walking nearby."
Also Suffolk barn conversion, next door, beautifully renovated, available all year round, weekly or short breaks, sleeps 8, close to the coast and ideal for one or two families, family gathering etc.. please phone or email Trish for more detail about the barn. With Leman cottage up to 13 guests can be accommodated , ideal for a birthday celebration!
BOOK NOW: Minimum stay 7 nights in summer school holidays, 2 or 3 nights at other times, email email@example.com or phone Trish on 01502 478078 as usual for any queries and payments by BACS/debit/credit card.
Room By Room
Entering the cottage by a solid oak door, you come to a lobby with coat hooks and an antique pine chest.
A large well equipped room, ideal for ‘dining in’, with an oak dining table and chairs for six and a pine dresser complemented by solid wood worktops in the kitchen area. Here you will find an electric cooker, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, toaster, kettle and cafetiere.. Iron and board, clothes airer, as well as plenty of cooking equipment and crockery.
Another spacious room where the original beams, bread oven and Suffolk white brick floor are beautiful features. Comfortable sofas and armchairs are grouped around the original inglenook fireplace with woodburning stove. There is a TV with freeview and DVD player and a selection of books and games.
Also on the ground floor there is a cloakroom with WC and basin, beamed ceiling and pamment floor.
A handmade elm staircase takes you to the first foor landing, with reclaimed elm floorboards.
A large room with king-size bed, spectacular vaulted beamed ceiling and exposed brick chimney breast. There is a wardrobe, writing table and armchair as well as bedside cabinets and lamps. There are exposed wide planked elm floorboards with rugs.
This large en-suite has a bath with mixer taps, WC and basin with exposed floorboards. Heated towel rail.
A delightful twin bedded room with pitched beamed ceiling and views out over the fields. Fully carpeted, this room has a wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside tables with lamps.
A single room fully carpeted with chest of drawers, hanging space, a bedside table and lamp.
This bathroom has a bath with power shower over, basin and WC. Heated towel rail.
Walk from the off road car park area for three cars, through a wooden gate to a fully enclosed south facing garden, with flower bed, climbing honeysuckle, clematis and rose and grassed area.
There is a paved area for the garden table, chairs, barbecue and outdoor table tennis. Also a small gravelled area with garden pots.