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Areas: Mersea Island, Essex

Island Cottage
West Mersea

Island Cottage, West Mersea, Essex
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £283.00 - 570.00

Wonderfully situated just yards from the beach and sea on popular Mersea Island this charming 17th century cottage boasts a lovely sunny interior giving it a delightful beach house feel. The salt marshes beach and boats at anchor provide a lovely view and the location is ideal for walking bird watching and water sports as well as for exploring the many attractions in the area. Reached by causeway the island is a favourite with the sailing fraternity and famous for the quality of its fish and oysters - 'The Company Shed' restaurant enjoys a fine reputation and the oyster bar should not be missed. Constable Country lies a mere 30 minutes' drive away and Colchester's castle and fine shopping are just 8 miles distant. The nearby country club offers golf and a health spa and shops and pubs are a 500 yard stroll.

Well equipped kitchen with door to garden and patio. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Sunny sitting room. Bright dining room. Steep stairs to first floor: Pretty double bedroom. Twin bedded room with 2' 6“ beds.


  • Linen (duvets) and towels inc
  • Elec and NSH inc
  • TV
  • Music system
  • Microwave
  • Auto wm
  • Roadside parking
  • Fully fenced garden
  • Patio with furniture
  • Unsuitable for the infirm
  • No pets
  • No smoking
Detached • Non Smoking • Enclosed Garden • Pub Close By • Sandy Beach 5 Miles • Sea 5 Miles
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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

St Peter-on-the-Wall Chapel - 3.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Layer Marney, St Mary's Church - 5.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Audley Chapel, Berechurch - 5.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Layer Marney Tower - 5.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Brightlingsea, All Saints Church - 5.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bourne Mill - 7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

St Osyth, St Peter & St Paul - 7.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Colchester, St Leonard at the Hythe - 7.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

St John's Abbey Gate - 7.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

St Botolph's Priory - 7.8 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

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