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The Old Forge

The Old Forge, Melton, Suffolk

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Hoseasons Cottages

Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £337.00 - 686.00

A wonderful place in which to relax and unwind this comfortable and charming 17th century brick and flint cottage was once the village blacksmith's shop and still retains its original brick forge. Set in one of Suffolk's prettiest villages it is well placed for exploring the area's many delights. Both Sutton Hoo (N.T.) and Woodbridge with its picturesque harbour and good shopping are less than 1 mile distant. A short drive away fishing boats make an attractive picture at the little coastal resort of Aldeburgh (also famous for its fish and chips) whilst Southwold and its summer theatre Framlingham Castle Constable Country and the town Ipswich are all within easy reach. Shop and pub serving food 100 yards.

Open plan sitting/dining room with well equipped kitchen area terracotta pamment floor vaulted beamed ceiling and original brick forge. Utility room. Double bedroom. Twin bedded room. Shower room/WC.


  • Linen (duvets) and towels inc
  • Elec and full gas CH inc
  • TV
  • DVD
  • Music system
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • F/freezer
  • Auto wm
  • T/dryer
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Walled garden and patio with furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Pets - 1 dog max
  • No smoking
Non Smoking • Enclosed Garden • Pub Close By • Pet Friendly • Easy Walking Access
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Nearest Attractions

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

Sutton Hoo - 0.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Ufford, St Mary of the Assumption Church - 1.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Rendlesham, St Gregory's Church - 2.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Grundisburgh, St Mary's Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Shottisham, St Margaret of Antioch Church - 4.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bentwaters Cold War Museum - 4.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Marlesford, St Andrew's Church - 5.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Butley, St John the Baptist Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Tunstall, St Michael's Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Otley Hall - 6 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

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