Tudor-style Charming house of character, near sea & town
Situated on the fabulous Suffolk Heritage Coast in the historic fishing town of Aldeburgh.
Golf, tennis, bird watching and sailing make this the perfect location for an adventure packed family holiday or get together with friends, plenty to do and lots of nearby towns and villages of interest.
Closeby tourist attractions include; Snape Maltings, a centre of cultural interest based around a famous concert hall. Orford, a river village with an excellent smoke house and the interesting Orford Ness. Southwold, a cosmopolitan sea side town with well known pier, light house and town for shopping. Thorpeness, a Victorian model village with a central Mere for boating also a great golf and tennis club.
A little further afield you will find Lavenham, a fantastic medieval town, Dedham, the heart of Constable country and the location of John Constable's famous Hay Wain painting, Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge and Norwich
Accommodation Summary : Pickney House is a charming Tudor style property situated close to the beach in one of Aldeburgh's premier addresses which is in a quiet position overlooking the seafront and unique town. Set back from the High Street, Pickney House is ideally located for a fun family seaside holiday or get together with friends. Read more
The accommodation provides: Living room with SKY TV with DVD/video player. Kitchen/dining room with table and chairs seating 12 people and SKY TV. Utility room with washer/dryer and a separate cloakroom on the ground floor. First floor; one twin bedded room, one double room and one bedroom with bunk beds and family bathroom. Second floor; one triple bedroom (1 double and 1 single bed), one single bedroom, one twin bedroom and separate shower room. There is an enclosed private garden with patio furniture, parasol and BBQ.
MASSIVE SAVINGS on 4 night mid week breaks, November to March. Monday to Friday breaks, minimum of 4 nights, subject to availability. Please note: the discounted price is shown in the price grid.
4 NIGHTS FOR THE PRICE OF 3 on Monday to Friday bookings (subject to availability)
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Additional Information :
3 and 4 night breaks are available all year, excluding holiday weeks. Please telephone our booking office for rates and availability.
•A £250 reservation deposit is required at time of booking. Balance due 12 weeks prior to visit. A £300 damage deposit is required 2 weeks prior to stay, this is fully refundable providing there has been no deliberate or significant damage to the property or its contents.
Further details for this holiday house Aldeburgh: Pickney House is just a two minute walk down to Aldeburgh's unspoilt beach and the charming High Street which has changed little from Victorian times although now boasting a range of exclusive shops, high quality restaurants, art galleries and even an award winning fish and chip shop which is not to be missed! With a sailing club, golf course and tennis courts to meet the needs of the more active you will also find specialist wine shops, museum and independent cinema for those looking for a more relaxing stay. Famous for its musical connections with the composer Benjamin Britten and the tenor Peter Pears the annual Aldeburgh Festival is held at the nearby Snape Maltings.
Other coastal and historical towns nearby include Southwold,Thorpeness, Blythburgh, Dunwich, Orford and Woodbridge.
The Beach: The beach is just 10 metres away. All along it you will find traditional fishermans huts selling the catch of the day. Aldeburgh beach is also famous for its scallop sculpture by Maggie Hambling.
From Aldeburgh you can walk along the beach to the next village, Thorpeness where you will find an interesting Victorian model village which is centered by 'The Mere'. Here you can go boating or enjoy an ice cream at the Tea Rooms. There is a great public House, The Dolphin, which serves food as well as a new Bistro which is perfect for a light lunch.
Restaurants and Places to Eat: We can recommend the following restaurants in Aldeburgh Town and close by:
The Regatta, High Street, Aldeburgh. Tel: 01728 452011
152, High Street, Aldeburgh. Tel: 01728 454594
The Light House, High Street, Aldeburgh. Tel: 01728 453377
Prezzo, High Street, Aldeburgh. Tel: 01728 454452
The Parrot and Punchbowl public house, Leiston Road, Aldringham. Tel: 01728 830221
The Dolphin Public House, Thorpeness. Tel: 01728 454994
The Butley and Orford Oysterage. Tel: 01395 450277
It is recommended that you book in advance as these restaurants are very busy, especially on bank holiday weekends and peak hoiliday season.
Just a short drive brings you to the well known Aldeburgh golf course where you can play 9 or 18 holes, Also, in the next village, just 3 miles away, you will find Thorpeness Golf and Tennis Club where you will be welcomed. Other nearby courses can be found in Woodbridge, Felixstowe, Rushmere and Ipswich.