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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Suffolk, East Anglia, England
Cresland is a charming 5 Star Gold 15th-century Grade II* cottage overlooking the famous 'Splash' in the picturesque village of Kersey. The Suffolk brick floor, exposed floorboards and fireplaces are all original and parts of the house date back to the 1400s. Cressland has been sympathetically and beautifully resorted, offering guests the spirit and feel of its ancient origins, combined with everything you need for modern comfortable living. The perfect characterful retreat: Large spacious rooms, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, living room with open fire, dining area with large dining table and fully equipped country kitchen, with dining area and comfortable settle, as well as a beautiful cottage garden, with summer house and barbecue.

Kersey is one of Suffolk's most photographed ancient villages starring in films, TV programme...
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Listing #HL5132670
About the Owner
Louise G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked Cressland for an 80th birthday celebration weekend. Louise was very responsive, friendly and professional from start to finish even recommending outside caterers for a special dinner. The house is simply beautiful and extremely well and tastefully appointed - it was as if we had...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank joanne S
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We loved our stay in this characterful cottage which is spacious yet cosy, well equipped, and beautifully furnished retaining its traditional identity. But it was owner Louise's thoughtful personal touches that transformed our experience from great to fabulous! We loved the welcome basket full of...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Maps735977
Management response:Responded 15 October 2017

I hardly know what to say Sarah - thank you so much for this amazing review! Your comments are really appreciated and it was lovely to meet you all. Very best wishes, Louise

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile


Date of stay: September 2017
Management response:Responded 10 October 2017


  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    2 Kings
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
29 Oct 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
2 nights
21 Dec 2018 -
27 Dec 2018
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28 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
New Year
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £150 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
There is so much to do and see in Suffolk all year round. Beautiful countryside, quaint unspoilt villages, museums, great theatre, art, walking, cycling, sailing, horseriding, shooting. Come and visit this amazing county and explore....

Golf Clubs

There are 4 golf courses within 10-15 minutes of Kersey

Stoke by Nayland, Brett Vale Golf Club, Newton Green Golf Club, Hintlesham Golf Club
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: London Stansted Airport: 62.0 km
Railway: Colchester, Manningtree or Ipswich: 22.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 48.0 km
From London A12 past Colchester, B1070 to Hadleigh, from Cambridge A14 to Bury St Edmunds/Sudbury A134/A1071 Hadleigh

From Hadleigh A1141 signposted Lavenham. After 2km turn left signposted Kersey. Turn right past the Church and down the hill. Go through the ford 'Splash' and house is just on the left.

Kersey is within easy reach of Norwich, Cambridge and London. You can be in or get from London in less than 2 hours. Trains to London Liverpool Street go from Manningtree, Ipswich and Colchester Stations all around 25 mins, drive/taxi - taxis are at station. Train journey to Liverpool Street is 50 mins.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 32.0 km.
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