Alderton Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description
A stunning Rectory on the Suffolk coast
The house is a fine C18th Rectory on the approaches to the small, quiet village of Alderton, which lies off the beaten track, on the Deben Peninsula, in Suffolk.
The house is located just a mile from the Suffolk coast and sits in 18 acres of private grounds comprising beautiful gardens, paddocks and woodland for your enjoyment. There is also a hard tennis court available for your private use.
As you enter the house there is a magnificent sense of stepping back in time; the grand piano, a cosy library, the original stone floors and mementos from generations past conjure an atmosphere reminiscent of times gone by.
Interior and Grounds:
- The living room has shuttered windows with views across the garden towards the coast, period furniture (including 2 sofas) and a grand piano. There is also an open fire (fire wood provided free of charge).
- The tv room is a smaller living room with open fire, sofa and chairs, TV with video, DVD and freeview.
- The library has a fantastic collection of books and is great spot for a relaxing read in front of the fire or a pre-dinner aperitif. It is situated on the corner of the house and so has views to the south and to the east. There is a desk, sofa and chairs, a stereo and another open fire.
- The dining room comfortably seats up to 14 (or 16 at a push) and has another open fireplace.
- The kitchen comes fully equipped with an electric range and gas cooker, dishwasher, fridge-freezer and kitchen table. A secondary connecting kitchen comes with electric cooker and utility area with washing machine.
- From the hallway the stairs lead up to the first floor where all the bedrooms are.
- Bedroom 1: single bedroom with wash hand basin.
- Bedroom 2: twin room with wash hand basin.
- Bedroom 3: large double bedroom with en-suite shower room.
- Bedroom 4: large twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
- Bedroom 5: master double bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
- Bedroom 6: single bedroom.
- Bedroom 7: bunk bedroom with wash hand basin.
- Family bathroom: with bath, wash hand basin and WC.
- Study: with sofa and chairs & TV with video.
- The drive leads up to the front of the house where there is plenty of parking.
- The house sits within 18 acres of private grounds that is surrounded by farmland.
- Guests are free to enjoy seasonal fruit and vegetables from the walled vegetable garden to the side of the house.
- 3 adult & 2 children's bicycles are available free of charge.
- Private hard tennis court (equipment provided).
- Badminton and croquet set.
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- children welcome
- pets considered
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