Picturesque Grade 2 listed thatched house in Suffolk
Weavers is a Grade 11 listed thatched cottage of historical interest in Suffolk. In the late 1800’s Cadbury’s, the famous chocolatier, chose just 12 cottages across Great Britain to feature on their finest chocolate boxes, of which Weavers is one. Close to Cambridge, Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds, yet set in a rural location, it’s a lovely home to ‘escape’ to.
Weavers is truly a house for all seasons. The summer roses in the garden are breathtaking and in the winter, there is nowhere more cosy!
We advise booking early if you are coming in June, July and August as we get very heavily booked up over these months*
Weavers is a timber framed thatched cottage, full of character. It’s quirky, charming and idyllic! In the summer it’s stunning with its beautiful garden and pretty flowers. In the Winter, there is nowhere more cosy or more quintessentially ‘English’ with the fires lit and a glass of wine in hand. It’s a place of total relaxation where you can go to unwind and that you don’t need, or may not want, to leave. If you fancy heading out and about, there are many lovely walks, pubs, tea rooms, antique shops and places to discover. It’s a house for all seasons. If you feel inspired, there is a grand piano in the living room and a guitar that guests are welcome to use. Outside is a great BBQ perfect for al fresco dining under the grape vines. The house looks out onto fields and there are often a couple of friendly horses to be found. Whilst in a very rural setting, if you want to enjoy some shopping, you can get to a town centre within 15 mins by car. Central London is only 90 mins away by road. So near, yet so far. Weavers feels as though you’ve walked into a little touch of yesteryear. We hope you love it as much as we do.
Moyse's Hall Museum
Moyse’s Hall is a medieval building, a rare example of domestic architecture from the 12th century. It houses a range of collections, including fine art.
Situated in the heart of Bury St. Edmunds and houses rich and eclectic collections and changing exhibitions, and hosts events ranging from themed craft workshops for all the family to historical talks and lectures.
Today, the museum offers a fascinating view into the past with collections that document the foundation of the early town.
For more information on Moyse’s Hall Museum, click on the link here
St. Mary's Church
St. Mary’s Church was built between 1290 and 1490 as part of the abbey complex and is thought to be the largest parish church in England, has the second longest aisle and the largest west window. The church also has a unique and beautiful hammer beam ‘angel’ roof.
St. Mary’s Church is the final resting place of Mary Tudor, Queen of France and Duchess of Suffolk and Henry VIII’s favourite sister (after whom Henry’s shipand the Mary Rose was named).
For more information on St. Mary’s Church, click on the link here
Nowton Park boasts almost 200 acres of beautiful Suffolk countryside landscaped over 100 years ago in typical Victorian style. The park is comprised of beautiful wild flower meadows, mixed woodland, wildlife ponds and an arboretum featuring trees from around the world. From short strolls to lenghty walks, way-marked circular paths lead you through the varied landscape.
For more information on Nowton Park, click on the link here
Hengrave Hall is an exquisite Tudor mansion, in the picturesque village of Hengrave, just north of Bury St. Edmunds and was the seat of the Kitson and Gage families between 1525-1887. Both families were Roman Catholics.
For more information on Hengrave Hall, click on the link here
Nearby restaurants and pubs
Maison Bleue Restaurant stands in the attractive medieval market town of Bury St. Edmunds, in Suffolk. Set in modern and comfortable surroundings, Maison Bleue offers French fine dining, beautiful food and a professional service inn a relaxed and welcoming environment.
For more information on Maison Bleue Restaurant, click on the link here
The Packhouse Inn
The Packhorse Inn in Moulton, Newmarket is a traditional pub featuring exceptional service and a friendly atmosphere with an award-winning edge.
For more information on The Packhorse Inn, click on the link here
The Masons is a traditional pub offering great local ales, affordable, high quality food for the whole family and one of the best outdoor spaces to enjoy in the centre of Bury St. Edmunds.
For more information on The Masons, click on the link here
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